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What causes your arm,hand and feet to lock up and draw?

What causes your arm,hand and feet to lock up and draw?

You should see a Doc: If this is happening frequently and if if it is painful muscle spasm, it can be due to electrolyte imbalance or Calcium related problem. I would advise you to see your doctor who can check your Blood electrolytes and calcium level and check you for anything else that could be causing you this probelm ...Read more

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My thumb, index finger and middle finger lock up and cause serious pain. Why?

My thumb, index finger and middle finger lock up and cause serious pain.  Why?

?Trigger fingers: If they are truly locking, the it is probably a form of tendonitis knows as trigger finger. You should see a doctor, possibly a hand or orthopedic surgeon for treatment. Usually they respond to injection. If it is really a spasm, there are a number of possible reasons, including carpal tunnel syndrome, that should be checked out. ...Read more

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What causes your hands to tremble?

What causes your hands to tremble?

Essntial trmors: If that is the only symptom you have it is probabely a coindition called essential tremors which can be easily trated with meds but there can be other causes like anxiety, overactive thyroid and certail madications can do it too so have it checked. ...Read more

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What can cause my hands to tremble?

What can cause my hands to tremble?

Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with his doctor. In that meeting, his doctor will listen to him, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell him what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What causes the hands to be so cold?

What causes the hands to be so cold?

Cold hand warm heart: The core of the body is warmest. As you move away from the heart, the temperature drops. Since the hands are furthest from the heart, they are the coldest. While the normal core body temperature is 98 degrees fahrenheit, the hands typically are 20 degrees colder. This is why patients with raynaud's disease tend to have cold fingers-they are furthest from the heart. Exercise can help. Wear gloves. ...Read more

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What causes my hands to swell at night?

What causes my hands to swell at night?

Sleep apnea: Could be several things. At times could be related to position Not sure what your weight is but if u are obese you may have sleep apnea ...Read more

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What caused your hands to swell and hurt?

What caused your hands to swell and hurt?

Hand dermatitis: You may have an allergy affecting your hands. Try using a moisturizer before bedtime. If that doent work use a steroid cream. ...Read more