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Waking Up With Numb Hands And Fingers
Hand and feet can:
swell when you sleep
fluid that is extracellular fluid redistributes
when you sleep . Diet salt and some medical conditions that affect water retention may influence this . A salty meal is a common cause unless other health issues exist. Muscle action during the day helps t keep this fluid out of the tissues as it aids venous return. When you sleep the osmotic gradient favors swollen soft tissu ...Read more
My hands and feet fall asleep often especially my hands if i'm sleep i wake up with a tingling in my hands?
Probably diet: Sounds strange? The brain and nervous system are highly dependent on relatively low calorie intake with sufficient vitamin concenration. Too many calories, particularly simple sugars and sweeteners creates a relative vitamin deficiency. It is, in fact, like "choking" a car engine. See my blog "oxygen the spark of life" that you can google. ...Read more
Waking up with hands hurting and fingers numb and tightness. Can't make a strong fist. What is wrong?
Carpal tunnel may: Begin with wrist pain, tingling in the fingers that often begins at night or upon awakening. This progresses with increased frequency of symptoms . Below video that talks the progression to more severe symptoms. Tightness in the fingers may be due to cts but also can be a sign of early arthritis. Hands swell more at night and typically tightness is in am http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=lwghddhvm. ...Read more
Arthritis: Hi. Several autoimmune arthritis's get worse at night and are worse upon waking, then get better during the course of the day, only to repeat the cycle the next night. These include psoriatic arthritis (do you have psoriasis?) and rheumatoid arthritis. See your doc; you may need a referral to a rheumatologist. Good luck! ...Read more
Have it evaluated: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, tendon or ligamentous tear, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormalities. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My wife fingers and palm area feels pain mostly at night and morning with stiffed fingers.Hands frequently feels numb and fingers jammed.Help needed?
Woke up with stiffness in legs and numbness/tingling in fingers and toes and face should I be conscerned?
I would be: Get checked out.Get a more detailed answer ›
Nerve: You may possess carpal tunnel syndrome, which gets exacerbated by positioning at night. Other possibilities include nerve pinching at the elbow, shoulder, or neck, and less likely, a decreased blood flow into the arm. Check with your doctor, as should be relatively easy to pinpoint. ...Read more
Arms and hands going completely lifeless numb at night when asleep all fingers and thumb. When wake can't lift arm for 30 seconds. Advice please?
Consultation,EMG/NCT: Bilateral hand numbness can be commonly caused by either systemic issues like diabetes, vitamin deficiencies etc or can be due to peripheral causes like nerve compressions in the neck, elbow or hand. See your pcp who will refer you to a neurologist. After the investigations you will get referred to a hand specialist if you have ulnar or median nerve compressions for surgical release procedures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See a neurologist: You should have emg/ncv testing done....Get a more detailed answer ›
?carpal tunnel synd?: Most likely, you are experiencing nerve compression at the wrist, and activity and positioning exacerbates the ongoing process. This may be a consequence of repetitive keyboarding or flexion/extension movements of the wrists. See your doctor, obtain an EMG study, and get this treated, as a full cure is highly likely indeed. ...Read more
Waking up every morning with high anxiety, swollen lips, swollen red feet, and swollen hands. Hands and feet have a slight burning sensation.
Carpal Tunnel?: This sounds like carpal tunnel syndrome which is a pinched nerve in the wrist that can cause numbness, tingling, pain and burning in the fingers. Try using a wrist brace when you sleep, this keeps the wrist straight and takes the pressure off the nerve. If this does not improve i would see a hand surgeon for a full evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 23 with lupus. Why do I wake up with swollen hands and numb throbbing fingers at night and my fingernails turn pale blue. ?
Multiple things: Ask your doctor if you may have raynaud's phenomenon, which turns fingers and toes blue. Also your doctor can check for arthritis and carpal tunnel syndrome, or other causes. A rheumatologist would be helpful; rheumatologists diagnose and treat autoimmune diseases, arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions like what you are describing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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