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Weakness In Hands And Fingers
Right thumb numb tingling painful. Mostly between fingertip and middle thumb joint. Sometimes weakness in hand. Right index finger numb also.?
Carpal tunnel: Syndrome is probably the cause. See your doctor. ...Read more
I am experiencing wrist pain, popping or snapping sound from joint, wrist weakness, finger weakness, hand pain, finger pain, knee pain, ankle pain...
Be seen: A good medical screening exam would probably be a good place to start; in part screening for a variety of rheumatologist and structural abnormalities of the musculoskeletal system. ...Read more
Uncontrolled hypothyroid experiencing pain and weakness both hands, pain is under fingers only 1 each hand that seems to catch but not trigger, why?
Adjust Medication: Its important to have your thyroid levels check regularly and the medication dosages adjusted to optimize the levels and control your symptoms. ...Read more
Can an anxiety disorder cause weakness in left hand pinky/ring fingers? I have had health anxiety for als, my gp says no, but I have not see a neuro.
Health anxiety: Anxiety can cause all kinds of symptoms, less often one-sided. There can be muscle weakness, plus numbness and tingling in extremities. You could also possibly have a neck issue impinging on nerves that lead to your hand; a neurology consult could help. Being generally very anxious about your health could also merit seeing a psychologist for assistance managing this. Good therapies are available. ...Read more
Pain over all arms when moving, limited range pain when touched, muscle weakness in hands shake when bending fingers no pain felt when rest Any ideas?
Yes: See a doctor. You folks have got National Health over there, right? What you're describing could be nothing, or it could be serious. You need to see Dr. Live Person, not Dr. Cyberman. (Sounds like a Dr. Who episode, doesn't it?) You need to see someone who can actually lay hands on you and do a thorough physical examination. ...Read more
I have weakness in my left hand my fingers and arm feels tight on my left arm I'm getting headaches and feels like something is stuck in my throat.
I am experiencing wrist pain. The following also describe me: Hand weakness, Finger numbness, Finger tingling, Hand pain, and Hand numbness. What should I do?
I am experiencing hand pain and wrist pain. The following also describe me: Finger tingling, Finger numbness, Numbness or tingling, Hand numbness, Unable to grip (hands), Hand weakness, Finger weakness, Finger stiffness, and Wrist weakness. What should I
Be seen: You would be well served to be seen and thoroughly evaluated. Numbness suggests a neurological cause, of which there are many possibilities. ...Read more
I am experiencing finger swelling, finger stiffness, hand numbness, itchy eyes, eyelid swelling, swollen lip, difficulty breathing through nose (side: both) and hives (urticaria). The following also describe me: Eye irritation, Hand weakness, and Finger
See doctor: With all these symptoms you need to see a doctor. Cannot begin to address your symptoms here. Please see a doctor for evaluation and treatment plan ...Read more
On one hand one my pinky finger got like a dulk acy pain in it and it comes and goes like it has a weakness in it to?
I suddenly effect by left hand weakness? There is no pain but I can't lift more than 10 pounds with my hand and also I lost grip in my fingers
I discovered I get this weakness in my hand whenever I try to snap my fingers, slight pain runs across elbow and wrist?
Why am I having weakness and numbness off and on in my left hand fingers and pain in my shoulder and elbow?
Possible compressed nerves in hand after holding a heavy object for several hours. Numb/tingling in fingers and weakness. How long to recover?
Below: If this is from the holding of the heavy object, it should gradually reverse in the next few days. ...Read more
I'm having sharp pain in my wrist, up the outside of my right hand, up through my pinky finger. I also have weakness and some numbness.
Few weeks ago my left hand and fingers were tingling. Now it's gone. But I am having bad chest pain associated with weakness and bit fever.?
Hernited disc C7 t1. Pc forminotomy surgery option. No pain now, but extreme weakness in fingers, l hand, started 40 days ago. Surgery window of time?
Weakness in both arms in and hurts Right arm sometimes radiates down to hand & fingers and will have to shake hand hard to feel life in it again.?
Weak & Pain in Arms: Progressive weakness of your limbs should be examined in person with further work up. Need to look and see what is causing your cervical (neck) nerves to manifest these symptoms. Sounds like you might be dealing with some neck pathology at the C5/6, C6/7, and C7/T1 levels. ...Read more
What does weakness in fingers, tingling in one hand, and what seems to be a small seizure in my foot indicate?
See below.: The symptoms you describe sound to be neurological but could also represent a metabolic imbalance. A full neurological exam preferably by a neurologist should be done and they will most likely perform an EMG and ncv study. ...Read more
My middle finger is slightly stiff for the past week or so and I've had muscle weakness/lack of grip strength in that hand also. Should I be worried?
Can anxiety cause fingers or hand to tingle? I've been diagnosed with anxiety, but fear als. I have no weakness or motion problem
Anxiety & tingling: Yes, anxiety can cause your fingers or hands to tingle. Rapid, shallow breathing associated with anxiety can lead to these physical symptoms. With no weakness or motion problems, ALS is very unlikely. Work with your doctor to take good care of your overall health. Please also consider consulting with a psychologist and/or psychiatrist about anxiety symptoms -- effective help available! ...Read more
I am experiencing hand swelling. The following also describe me:, Finger numbness, Bone pain, and Hand weakness. What should I do?
More info needed: Can't diagnosis without more information + an examination. Assuming you haven't had an injury, hand swelling may be from something like arthritis which would cause the joints to swell. More common in women and usually people older than 25 but does occasionally affect young men. Best to see your GP. Https://www. Arthritis. Org. Nz/information/forms-of-arthritis/rheumatoid-arthritis/ ...Read more
When I type/mouse use arm I get a pain like sciatic but in arm. Then a bolt of numbness and my hand goes weak. Pain goes from arm pit to ring and pinkie finger. Going 4 mri. Am I damaging arm to keep using it when pain numb weakness happenning?
Nerve: You may have neurological irritation and continued use of the wrist is only going to make it worse Wait till you get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more
I have a pcf on 4-5. C8, c7. Ddd. Major weakness in fingers and some in arm and hand. But seems better. Injury 1 mo ago. Delay, try therapy, or surg?
By pcf, I assume you mean posterior cervical fusion at c4-5 and c7-8? However, there is no C8 vertebrae. There is a C8 nerve root. Did you mean c6-7?
While the question is not entirely clear, I would suggest prompt neurologic evaluation if you are having any new neurologic weakness. ...Read more
Woke up yesterday with shoulder pain elbow, wrist, and finger pain all on my right side also had numbness and tingling in all areas and hand weakness what could it be?
Need more info: From the symptoms you describe it sounds line what may be what is commonly called a "pinched nerve" with a radiculopathy (inflammation of a nerve root). Several causes could be age, injury etc. It's like hitting your "funny bone" in your elbow. You might be well served to see an osteopathic physician (D, O,). or an M.D. A D.O. can be found under physicians in the Yellow Pages ...Read more