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What would a broken thumb or finger feel like?

What would a broken thumb or finger feel like?

Terrible bad!!!!!!!!: One reliable sympton of a broken bone is horrible pain. The broken bone just does not want to be moved at all. A bad strain could also give just as much pain, so that is why your physician often needs an x-ray to help sort things out. Some fractures such as an impacted fracture of the upper arm or a skull fracture may not be that painful, so we do not just go by pain. Go for an exam by your md. ...Read more

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Why am i getting small pimple like things on my fingers? Thumb, middle, and pinkie.

Why am i getting small pimple like things on my fingers? Thumb, middle, and pinkie.

see details: It is impossible to answer this without being able to see the lesions. Have a doctor take a look. ...Read more

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What is my thumb abnormality called? I was born with it. They look like fingers and i can only bend them about 10 degrees.

What is my thumb abnormality called? I was born with it. They look like fingers and i can only bend them about 10 degrees.

I : I wonder if it is congenital trigger thumb, which is a tightening up of the tendon. It is a rare condition. In general, this is corrected at an early age by surgery. There are other congenital conditions that may have caused this. If it is restricting your activities, you should see a plastic surgeon or orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hand surgery. ...Read more

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What does numbness in the thumb and fingers mean?

What does numbness in the thumb and fingers mean?

Probable CT Syndrome: 1st. Possibility is ct syndrome. Other possibility is pinched nerve in neck, and rarely pinching in forearm and peripheral neuropathy. ...Read more

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Please help! what is the trigger finger and thumb?

Please help! what is the trigger finger and thumb?

Physical Exam : History and physical exam are used to diagnose trigger finger. Trigger finger comes from swelling of the tendons in the hand that cause the tendons to become stuck within the tendon sheath. See a hand surgeon for your situation. ...Read more

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Why would my thumb and pointer finger be swelling?

Why would my thumb and pointer finger be swelling?

Arthritis: You might be getting arthritis. Check with your primary care provider. You might have an infection as well. ...Read more

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What type of brachydactyly affects thumbs and fingers?

What type of brachydactyly affects  thumbs and fingers?

Brachydactyly: The following website covers the topic thoroughly: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc2441618/. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about experiencing trigger finger/thumb?

Can you tell me about experiencing trigger finger/thumb?

Locking: Trigger finger developes at the a1 pulley at the base of the finger or thumb it is a form of stenosing tendonitis and tenovaginitis. The tendon or tendons that glide through the pulley get bound up there from swelling or scaring and tend to lock or trigger. Usually begins with pain and or swelling and progresses to triggering without appropriate treatment. See a hand surgeon. ...Read more

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Missing lunula's on fingers except thumbs. Is that abnormal?

Missing lunula's on fingers except thumbs. Is that abnormal?

Suggest full evaluat: May be due to chronic anemia, liver disease, alopecia areata, blood disease, etc. Your dr will consider your history, do a complete exam, and get extensive blood tests. ...Read more

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What is I have bums between my thumb and pointer finger on the skin?

What is I have bums between my thumb and pointer finger on the skin?

Skin lesions: Based on the information provided, it's impossible to tell what those bumps are. Either take a pic of those and send over or see a doc locally. ...Read more

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'i''m having weird tingling and twinges in fingers and thumb what is it?'

'i''m having weird tingling and twinges in fingers and thumb what is it?'

Possible CTS: You may be describing entrapment of the median nerve at the wrist, especially if the thumb, index, middle and ring finger are involved. You should discuss the problem with your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the fatty tissue between thumb and index finger and why does it hurt?

What is the fatty tissue between thumb and index finger and why does it hurt?

Likely Muscle: The pad between your index finger and thumb is mostly muscular. If sore, may just be a sprain of some type. Rest the grip use, and see your family doctor to confirm if you need and x-ray or splint limitation. ...Read more

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What is the cause of pain between your thumb and index finger? And how can I treat the pain?

Hand full of causes: That space contains a couple of muscles, the largest being the adductor muscle, which allows you to move your thumb toward your hand/palm. Over use of that muscle or trauma/injury can cause pain. First line treatments include ice wrapped in a towel and resting the thumb. May try Ibuprofen or naproxen. See a doctor if no better in a few days. ...Read more

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My middle fingers and thumbs rub together constantly when not moving, and making them in deformed shapes?

My middle fingers and thumbs rub together constantly when not moving, and making them in deformed shapes?

?involuntary: If this bilateral rubbing of finger and thumb is not voluntary such as seen in a nervous habit, it could be a sign of Parkinson's disease. In that case a neurologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what it mean if all your fingers overlap your thumb around your wrist, including your pinky?

Can you tell me what it mean if all your fingers overlap your thumb around your wrist, including your pinky?

Small boned: If your index finger and thumb overlap around the skinniest part of your wrist, it means that you have a relatively small skeletal frame. People who are large framed will see a gap between those fingers when they try to wrap them around the wrist. Medium framed will have the two ends of the fingers touching with no overlap or gap. ...Read more

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I hve pain in my two fingers and thumb. The test says that the nerves in the upper back r dried. Please tell me the solution?

I hve pain in my two fingers and thumb. The test says that the nerves in the upper back r dried. Please tell me the solution?

? Carpal tunnel: If pain in thumb, index and middle fingers and sometimes with tingling / numbness- possibly carpel tunnel syndrome. Check with your doctor- it is treatable. ...Read more