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What Kind Of Complications Might Happen From A Webbed Finger Or Toe Repair
Flap loss: Perhaps the biggest risk to repairing (or desyndactyly) webbed toes is the risk for flap complications. This could be minor such as separation of the margins to full thickness loss of the flap. In rarer cases, loss of the digit(s) could occur in the face of significant infection of the site. The procedure is straightforward, but consider all surgeries carefully, weighing all risks and benefits. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Congenital.: Webbed fingers and toes are something you are born with and can be genetic or develop during gestation. The condition is called syndactyly. Sometimes the webbing is just skin and is simple. If it involves the bone, then it is complex. See a board certified orthopeadic hand surgeon for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends on severity: A mild amount of fusion between the 3rd and 4th digits on the feet, or accentuated webbing between any digits, can be and usually is quite normal. However, if there is severe webbing, or if there is fusion affecting the function of the hand or foot, then a referral to a specialist is in order. Often there's a family history of such webbing. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Why do my nail beds of my fingers and toes turn blue and kind of tingly when cold? What could cause this?
Vasoconstriction: Due to the cold the blood vessels constrict and therefore decreases blood flow to the area. ...Read more
What type of doctor should I see if I am having numbness in my right toes and my right middle two fingers?
Depends: What you are describing could be peripheral neuropathy, which can be caused by a number of things. The best place to start would be your primary care provider. He or she can evaluate you in light of your medical history and make referrals to the appropriate specialists. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What type of dr to c: burning painful toes & feet & fingers. worse at night. wakes me up. noted stress makes it worse. on&off for yr.
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