Top
30
Doctor insights on: Tingling In 4th And 5th Fingers

Share
1

1
Having left deep scapula pain, left upper chest deep ache tingling left 4th and 5th finger, hypothenar atrophy. Symptoms x3 months. Worse w deep breat?

Having left deep scapula pain, left upper chest deep ache tingling left 4th and 5th finger, hypothenar atrophy. Symptoms x3 months. Worse w deep breat?

Neck mri: Should consider an MRI of your neck to evaluate for the upper extremity symptoms. May also need to consider evaluation with MRI or CT scan for your upper chest because of thoracic outlet abnormalities ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
2,099 Doctors shared insights

Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more


2

2
I have pain in the back of both hands as well as stiffness, tingling, and swelling in my 3rd, 4th, and 5th fingers what do I do?

I have pain in the back of both hands as well as stiffness, tingling, and swelling in my 3rd, 4th, and 5th fingers what do I do?

Let me explain: To have those symptoms means to me you have two problems, one in the neck area and the other I the hand area, go and check it out. Good luck. ...Read more

3

3
I get a sharp pain in my armpit region when I tilt my head up or down. It radiates numbness & tingling down the inside of arm to 4th and 5th fingers.

I get a sharp pain in my armpit region when I tilt my head up or down. It radiates numbness & tingling down the inside of arm to 4th and 5th fingers.

CERVICAL DISC: Problem is likely!

You may need an MRI

See your PCP (Primary Care Provider) for evaluation! Sometimes Physical Therapy will help!


Good Luck!

Dr Z ...Read more

5

5
My palm area & the area between my middle & fourth finger has this tingling burning sensation. Happened when I was cooking and I couldn't stop stop it?

My palm area & the area between my middle & fourth finger has this tingling burning sensation. Happened when I was cooking and I couldn't stop stop it?

Pinched nerve?: Hard to say from the info you provided. Transient numbness, tingling, or burning sensation is often due to irritation or pressure on a nerve. Ulnar nerve at elbow compression can cause numbness into ring and small finger. Median nerve pressure at wrist can radiate to middle -ring finger web space. Holding a handle in your hand for a long time may cause this. If it persists get it checked out. ...Read more

6

6
Last week I got a cut on my fourth finger on right hand. It started to bleed underneath nail. Today I feel numbness and tingling on skin below nail. What is cause?

Last week I got a cut on my fourth finger on right hand. It started to bleed underneath nail. Today I feel numbness and tingling on skin below nail. What is cause?

Subungual hematoma: Blood clot under the nail may expand by incorporating fluid from the surrounding tissue. You symptoms should subside in a few days. If you still have symptoms at two weeks after the incident, see a doctor.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

7

7
Is painful tingling and numbness on the top of my hand (in back of my 4th & 5th fingers) “normal progression” for a person who suffered a bruised ulnar nerve years ago?

Is painful tingling and numbness on the top of my hand (in back of my 4th & 5th fingers) “normal progression” for a person who suffered a bruised ulnar nerve years ago?

It could be for sure: You should visit a hand surgeon as you may have chronic irritation of the ulnar nerve in your elbow, cubital tunnel syndrome from compression of the ulnar nerve in your elbow affecting the fingers you mentioned. Ultimately an MRI maybe needed. ...Read more

8

8
Why is my fingers almost always tingling?

Why is my fingers almost always tingling?

Carpal tunnel: It certainly could be carpal tunnel syndrome, a pinched nerve in your wrist which makes your fingers go numb. It may also be due to the shears pushing on the digital nerve to your thumb.

See a hand surgeon for an examination and treatment. ...Read more

10

10
What can I do to stop my finger from tingling?

What can I do to stop my finger from tingling?

Depends on cause: Tingling fingers can be caused from poor circulation, nerve compression, injury, even hyperventilation. A hand surgeon can help determine the cause how to treat it. ...Read more

12

12
How will I know what does a tingling sensation in ur fingers mean?

How will I know what does a tingling sensation in ur fingers mean?

Carpal tunnel: It certainly could be carpal tunnel syndrome, a pinched nerve in your wrist which makes your fingers go numb. It may also be due to the shears pushing on the digital nerve to your thumb.

See a hand surgeon for an examination and treatment. ...Read more

13

13
Are tingling fingers a symptom of something? Especially index fingers.

Are tingling fingers a symptom of something? Especially index fingers.

Maybe CTS: You may have nerve compression at wrist, carpal tunnel syndrome, but tingling can be due to hyperventilation also, and may be seen as a side effect of many medications (topamax). So, if persistent and bothersome, please see your doc and get examined. ...Read more

14

14
I have had tingling in the tips of my fingers, for at least half a year. Is it anything to be concerned about?

I have had tingling in the tips of my fingers, for at least half a year. Is it anything to be concerned about?

Maybe: If I were you I would want to know why this was occurring. It could be a variety of causes, one being something called Raynaud's phenomenon. There could also be a nerve impingement farther up in your arm (s) that would be concerning if it were occurring out of the blue. It may be something benign, but I would advise to see your doc and investigate it further to make sure nothing more serious is going on ...Read more

15

15
My little and adjacent fingers have gone from tingling last week to now being painful. What is wrong, what can I do?

My little and adjacent fingers have gone from tingling last week to now being painful. What is wrong, what can I do?

Ulnar nerve: It sounds like you may have a problem with your ulnar nerve. This nerve can get impinged if you are putting too much pressure not eh nerve - this usually happens by putting to much pressure on elbow. You can stop resting your elbow on arm rests and get an elbow pad on. I think you need to get in and get a full evaluated and check your nerve function. Good Luck ...Read more

16

16
I notice that when I hold my phone for less then 5 mins. I start to get tingling sensation to my fingers. What is that?

I notice that when I hold my phone for less then 5 mins. I start to get tingling sensation to my fingers. What is that?

Tingling: Pain, numbness, tingling, weakness and night pain are the most common symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. It can be brought on by holding a phone or hairdryer. Night splinting and vit b6 can help. See a hand surgeon if it persists. ...Read more

17

17
Hi, I am feeling some tingling on my fingers on and off since a week. Before I can really register it stops. What's causing it. Help.

Hi, I am feeling some tingling on my fingers on and off since a week. Before I can really register it stops. What's causing it. Help.

Possibilities are: The possibilities are neurological, vascular, paresthesias, and you will need a physician evaluation ...Read more

18

18
What could be the cause of finger tingling?

What could be the cause of finger tingling?

A pinched nerve: Without further details like which finger, when, how often this happens, I can't say more. For now start taking notes if this doesn't go away on its own. ...Read more

19

19
I've been havingba tingling sensation in my fingers?

I've been havingba tingling sensation in my fingers?

Tingling: A tingling sensation in the fingers in both hands or one hand? It can be a cervical spine issue, carpal tunnel or a neuropathy. More details are needed and anyhow, it needs to be evaluated, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

20

20
What to do if I hit my pinkie finger and its tingling?

What to do if I hit my pinkie finger and its tingling?

Wait: If this happens briefly then there is no need for treatment. If the symptoms persist or keep the recurring for weeks and months, then you need to see a neurologist. You probably will need your EMG study. ...Read more

21

21
Is tingling of. The fingers sign of any cancer?

Is tingling of. The fingers sign of any cancer?

Probably not: You should see a health care provider to determine what the problem is, however. ...Read more

22

22
What causes numbness in my fingers with tingling?

What causes numbness in my fingers with tingling?

Most likeley two: Things: pressure on the nerve from the neck down or neuropathy (inflammations of the nerves). ...Read more

23

23
What is tingling in fingers after a thyroidectomy

What is tingling in fingers after a thyroidectomy

Be seen: If you had a total thyroidectomy, this could be a sign of transient or permanent hypocalcemia (low calcium from disruption of your parathyroid glands) please let your surgeon know asap! He will probably tell you to take more calcium pills and have your calcium level checked. ...Read more

24

24
What could a tingling sensation on the tip of my middle left finger mean? It’s not numb, it just feels tingly. There seems to be a tiny cut on it too.

What could a tingling sensation on the tip of my middle left finger mean? It’s not numb, it just feels tingly. There seems to be a tiny cut on it too.

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. You may watch and wait. If the symptom spreads to other fingers, or lasts more than two weeks, see a doctor. You may take multiple vitamin supplement available over the counter. If you are overweight, lose weight.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine, ...Read more

26

26
Why is my left nostril and fingers tingling?

Why is my left nostril and fingers tingling?

There is not...: Enough information to make even an educated guess. There is no direct neural pathway between these structures and their sensory location in the brain are not close. Low calcium can cause tingling symptoms. Have you had thyroid surgery recently? Suggest seeing your doctor if it persists. ...Read more

27

27
Why is my left fingers tingling?

Why is my left fingers tingling?

Numbnesss tingling: Numbnesss and tingling can be caused by issues directly related to the hand, wrist and upper extremity but there can also be indirect or systemic issues that can cause this. While carpal tunnel syndrome is common and a hand surgeon or orthopedic surgeon takes care of this, the other issues, circulation, referred pain, neck causes, nerve issues not related to compression, other nerve compression ...Read more

28

28
Is tingling in 3 middle fingers neck related?

Is tingling in 3 middle fingers neck related?

Yes but CT syndrome: If you have neck pain radiating to arm associated with this numbness then it is likely related to pinched nerve in neck. However without this ct syndrome is more likely. ...Read more

29

29
What is the definition or description of: Finger tingling?

What is the definition or description of: Finger tingling?

Finger tingling: Refers to altered sensation not quite numb (while numb means no sensation It is the same type of feeling one feels when the finger first starts to falll asleep Tingling generally means the sensory nerves are working but to a lesser degree than normal whereas numbness implies a more severe. Problem. People often use the words numbness and tingling together nondpecifically to describe things. ...Read more

30

30
What can cause tingling & numbness in right little fingers?

Which fingers?: If it the the little finger and the thumb, consider ulnar neuropathy. If it is the thumb, index and middle fingers, consider carpal tunnel syndrome. If it is all of the fingers, consider brachial plexopathy or neuropathy as a possible cause. ...Read more