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Past 2-3 weeks, I have had pain in base of index finger/knuckle when moved, wrist pain and cracking, and general numbness in my hand, comes and goes?

Past 2-3 weeks, I have had pain in base of index finger/knuckle when moved, wrist pain and cracking, and general numbness in my hand, comes and goes?

Finger pain at the: Base can be from swelling from a trigger finger or something similar, occasionally that finger may also feel tingly. There are many things I can make the wrist crack pop and feel painful including tendinitis and joint irritation, numbness can be from nerve compression at the wrist or forearm, it sounds as though you need a detailed examination and someone like a hand surgeon may be worthwhile. ...Read more

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Clicking and cracking shoulder with numbness in ring and little finger. Tried everything mri, nerve conduction ultrasound X-ray showed nothing ideas?

Shoulder Specialist: Your symptoms may be because of shoulder instability. Especially for patients that have flexible joints the examination is still the best guide to establishing the diagnosis and the other tests are often confirmatory in the absence of other pathology. The numbness may be stretching of the nerves with each episode or concurrent pathology. Consider a second opinion with a specialist. ...Read more

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Why are my finger tips on my right hand numb feel tingling in on the tip of my fingers

Why are my finger tips on my right hand numb feel tingling in on the tip of my fingers

? pinching nerve: You may have a pinching nerve, like that caused when the median nerve gets inflammed or "pinched" in carpal tunnel syndrome. You should see a dr. To get properly diagnosed and the appropriate treatment started. Goodluck. ...Read more

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Numb my both fingers?

Numb my both fingers?

Many possibilities: Numbness can occur from various reasons. Some potential causes include vitamin deficiency, nerve damage, nerve compression, alcohol over consumption, side effects of different medications, or as a result of different systemic medical conditions such as diabetes. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the diagnosis. Treatment is based on the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Numb and painful fingers?

Numb and painful fingers?

Rheumatism: That is not an answer but a description. You have to see your doc for a work up. Most times he/she will find nothing. .. Then treatment will them be muscular. Muscles in the arm can cause hand/finger stiffness. Self or profess massage, chiropractor, yoga, heat, stretching all are needed. My favorite in my practice is acupuncture and myofascial tissue release. Vits, minerals, magnesium, b complex. ...Read more

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Why do my fingers go numb?

Why do my fingers go numb?

CTS/neuropathy: There is Raynaud's syndrome, but that happens more frequently in females. Probably related to carpal tunnel syndrome, or other causes of peripheral neuropathy. Sounds like an appointment with your primary care physician is a good idea soon. ...Read more

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How can I address finger numbness?

How can I address finger numbness?

See a Doc: There can be several causes of this so the easiest way to diagnose this would be see your doc for a physical exam, possobly some blood work. ...Read more

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Why do my fingers get numb at night?

Why do my fingers get numb at night?

Carpal tunnel: Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common causes of numbness in the hands (palms and fingers). Usually, the thumb, index and middle fingers are involved, but frequently people report numbness in the entire hand. Wearing wrist splints at night usually helps. You may want to try those. ...Read more

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How can I alleviate finger numbness?

Diagnosis: You have to find out why it is happening. It can be from some general medical problem or from something mechanical such as resting on your funny bone, a carpal tunnel syndrome or a pinched nerve in your neck. You can't treat it until you have a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why do my first two fingers go numb?

Why do my first two fingers go numb?

Median nerve: At your age ct syndrome is more likely. For proper diagnosis see a neurologist. ...Read more

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My fingers are numb. What should I do?

See your doc: This is not normal and should be evaluated by a medical person. The longer this condition persists the greater the chance of permanent damage to the nerve. ...Read more

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What might cause two fingers to be numb?

What might cause two fingers to be numb?

1 nerve!: On the thumb side; it's the radial nerve. On the pinkie side, and this is more common, its the ulnar nerve. Could also be higher up in a nexus called the brachial plexus. Ulnar nerve has a notch at the elbow causing the "funny bone" sensation. Can also happen from sleepin in a vulnerable position that causes pressure on the nerve. ...Read more

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Why is the tip of my finger feeling numb?

Why is the tip of my finger feeling numb?

A pinched nerve: Carpal tunnel syndrome or a pinched nerve in the neck are the most common cause of ginger numbness. You should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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I need help with my finger numbness/pain?

I need help with my finger numbness/pain?

Depends on: What it is from. The most common cause if it is in the thumb, index and/or middle fingers, is carpel tunnel syndrome. You will need a physical exam to make sure it is not coming from nerve entrapment at the elbow, brachial plexus or neck, but until then, try stretching. Look up carpel tunnel exercises and see if this improves your numbness and pain and it can help in diagnosis. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my finger pads go numb?

What does it mean if my finger pads go numb?

Carpal tunnel: It certainly could be carpal tunnel syndrome, a pinched nerve in your wrist which makes your fingers go numb. See a hand surgeon for an examination and treatment. ...Read more

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What to do if I have numbness in my fingers?

What to do if I have numbness in my fingers?

Nerve issue: Could be due to nerve compression at wrist (carpal tunnel), elbow (cubital tunnel), but could be due to neck problems. Might get an EMG test to delineate specifics. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your fingers are numb?

What does it mean when your fingers are numb?

Carpal Tunnel: Syndrome can be a culprit as can pinching of the ulnar nerve at your elbow. In carpal tunnel symdrome typically your thumb, index, middle and ring finger are numb, in ulnar nerve entrapment your pinky and ring finger are numb. If your whole hand is numb it could be both or a metabolic issue like diabetes (most common). ...Read more

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What causes finger numbness for the whole day?

What causes finger numbness for the whole day?

Many things: While everyone talks about carpal tunnel and it is certainly prevalent there are other nerves and especially the ulnar that can cause numbness in the hand. In fact, there is a whole range of things from abnormal pressure on nerves anywheres from their origin in the neck down to the hand, metabolic issues like diabetes, and more that can cause numbness. See a specialist. Good luck. ...Read more