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Why are my fingers and hands now hurting after skiing?

Why are my fingers and hands now hurting after skiing?

Mechanical?: Could be mechanical due to grip, and improper use of skis, could also be vascular due to the cold response. ...Read more

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I have three finger tips on my left hand that keep turning completely white and tingle and actually hurt because they are so cold. It happends about 2-4 times a day. My right hand has started doing it now and again, but not half as often.?

I have three finger tips on my left hand that keep turning completely white and tingle and actually hurt because they are so cold. It happends about 2-4 times a day. My right hand has started doing it now and again, but not half as often.?

New symptoms?: If you are having such symptoms, they may be Raynaud Phenomenon, which is often due to vasospasm. However, and in particular, if these are new symptoms you should be evaluated for other potential associated disorders given your age over 40 years. ...Read more

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Hi! I got a splinter at the base of my middle finger on my left hand on Saturday. My middle finger is now swollen and hurts to move. The splinter went straight into my hand and was about 3/4 of an inch long. I pulled it out immediately. I iced my finger b

Hi! I got a splinter at the base of my middle finger on my left hand on Saturday. My middle finger is now swollen and hurts to move. The splinter went straight into my hand and was about 3/4 of an inch long. I pulled it out immediately. I iced my finger b

Deep splinter wound: If you are having this much difficulty moving your finger after you removed the deep splinter, go to your Internist or ER ASAP; what you are describing is cellulitis. If the area is swollen and can't move, there is an infection. You need to be seen and placed on antibiotics ASAP. Do not hesitate to go. ...Read more

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4 days now I fell out of bed on my hand and I can move it but its sore brusied a lot and swollen when I open and close my fingers it hurts?

4 days now I fell out of bed on my hand and I can move it but its sore brusied a lot and swollen when I open and close my fingers it hurts?

Ice and elevation: Use ice and elevate. If pain and bruising persists, I would recommend getting a hand xray. ...Read more

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I injured hand, now when move pinkie finger, hand makes crunching sound, what's happening? Did I break it or just sprain it? It hurts a lot.

I injured hand, now when move pinkie finger, hand makes crunching sound, what's happening? Did I break it or just sprain it? It hurts a lot.

Finger injury: If you had a traumatic injury and it is making noise when you move it I would be worried about a fracture of your 5th metacarpal bone or finger. ...Read more

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Pain in back of hand 2inch under point finger. Hurts when squeeze hand pick something up w/ it. Was slightly bruised but gone now. Can't remember injury?

Pain in back of hand 2inch under point finger. Hurts when squeeze hand pick something up w/ it. Was slightly bruised but gone now. Can't remember injury?

A gangion cyst: Probably is a Ganglion cyst a benign sac filled with a jellylike fluid. Originates from a tendon sheath or joint capsule. They are the most common lumps of the hand and some times they may rupture`espontaneosly and give you the bruised like condition. Treatment depend upon how symptomatic they are. ...Read more

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It hurts my forearm when I flex my hand back with my fingers open. It's a very sharp pain in the flexer muscle. Why? I've been in p.T for 7months now

See Hand Specialist: If you have the same pain and it is not improving with therapy, see the hand specialist for help. Your original diagnosis may be wrong. The specialist will examine and determine needed testing to help guide you. ...Read more

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How long should it take a sprained finger to heal? I sprained my middle and ring finger of my left hand in the middle of november. It's now the middle of january and it still hurts as much as it did in nov. I've been wrapping the two fingers together an

How long should it take a sprained finger to heal? I sprained my middle and ring finger of my left hand in the middle of november. It's now the middle of january and it still hurts as much as it did in nov. I've been wrapping the two fingers together an

Sprains: Are sometimes difficult things to treat, and may take longer to heal, than a fracture. Did you take x-rays? Are you sure that it was only a sprain. Sometimes proper evaluation is the way to go. Get someone to take a look for you. ...Read more

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I hit top of hand and my fingers started tingling. Now it is swollen and bruised. Not pain now hurts to bend wrist. How know if broken or bruised?

Xray: Get this checked right away to avoid permanent injury, xray is the start of this process. You can go to an urgent care and dr there can verify this and refer you to specialist if needed. ...Read more

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Just had left shoulder total replacement 3 and ago, now my pinky and ring fingers are numb, tingling and my hands and wrist really hurts a lot. Why?

Just had left shoulder total replacement 3 and ago, now my pinky and ring fingers are numb, tingling and my hands and wrist really hurts a lot. Why?

This is going to: Require a good neurological assessment. Might need an EMG-NCS as part of the work up. Differential diagnosis includes ulnar neuropathy and C8 cervical radiculopathy as well as brachial plexopathy. ...Read more

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My hands & feet are always cold! My hands are super dry & get really sweaty. My right is so dry that it cracks, bleeds, hurts & my fingers tingle now?

My hands & feet are always cold! My hands are super dry & get really sweaty. My right is so dry that it cracks, bleeds, hurts & my fingers tingle now?

Autonomic neuropathy: Moistness in the hands come from the autonomic nervous system. It sounds like you may be experiencing symptoms of dysfunction of the autonomic nerves. Tingling is often a sign of peripheral neuropathy. You may need nerve conduction studies and lab tests. ...Read more

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I think I banged my hand in my sleep and now my middle finger and knuckle has been hurting for a few weeks now. It doesn’t hurt as bad as it did in th?

I think I banged my hand in my sleep and now my middle finger and knuckle has been hurting for a few weeks now. It doesn’t hurt as bad as it did in th?

Pain: For a few weeks needs to be investigated by your doctor. He/she will examine your finger and let you know what happened and if you need treatment or not. Please take care of this before it gets worse. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Hello im 16 year old and on my right hand, my thump and the finger next to it really hurts like a throbbing pain, going to each other, what's is it I keep getting this, for a while now and its like off and on?

Mgt: You may have strained a tendon, but if you had an injury this raises the risk of a fracture. Is there a rash on your hand? Do you have any health problems? I would suggest Motrin and resting the hand as much as possible. If the pain persists or worsens, please see your PCP. ...Read more

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Hurt my wrist bout week ago and my palm hurts too now the tips of my fingers get cold just on that hand where I hurt my wrist but there's no bruising?

Wrist injury: You need to be seen by a physician and in the meantime, you can try a wrist splint for carpal tunnel syndrome and see if that helps the cold sensations and pain. You may have affected the nerve running through your wrist. Please go to an urgent care center for exam and xray, if necessary, today, if possible. ...Read more

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Had blood drawn from top of hand today, dr moved needle a lot and it hurt lots. Now feels weird to move fingers. Chances of ulnar nerve damage?

Had blood drawn from top of hand today, dr moved needle a lot and it hurt lots. Now feels weird to move fingers. Chances of ulnar nerve damage?

Not the nerve: You've got edema and/or hemorrhage in among the extensor tendons and perhaps the interossei and lumbricals. Keep moving your hand. Get seen if it progresses to significant limitation of movement. ...Read more

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My middle finger hurts, swollen and numb. It hurts when I'm not even moving it. X ray came back okay., now my whole right hand is swollen.?

My middle finger hurts, swollen and numb. It hurts when I'm not even moving it. X ray came back okay., now my whole right hand is swollen.?

Infection? Gout?: Time to look for other things that may not be seen on an xray. Your doctor was probably looking for any small fracture that could be causing the pain. Have you had any fevers? Redness? Recent cuts or abrasions around the finger? Consider that your symptoms may be from an infection. Gout is another possibility. Make sure you followup with your doctor and good luck! ...Read more

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My right hand fingers (middle, index) skin are always peeling and dry. It doesn't hurt or anything just sometimes itchy. It's been like this for months. A few days ago I start to notic my thumb tip skin is also peeling and now it left a blister on my t?

My right hand fingers (middle, index) skin are always peeling and dry. It doesn't hurt or anything just sometimes itchy. It's been like this for months. A few days ago I start to notic my thumb tip skin is also peeling and now it left a blister on my t?

Dyshidrotic eczema: Without seeing it you probably have chronic hand eczema. A very common skin problem associated with chronic exposure to certain soaps or other substances or with frequent hand-washing, just to name a few. If you can identify something like that avoid it or use gloves during exposure. Barrier creams can help retain moisture. The treatment of choice is high potency steroids; you may need a script ...Read more

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I fell over 3 days ago and hurt my wrist, it swelled, I went to hospital. They said I bruised the bone, now my whole hand has swollen, fingers too.

I fell over 3 days ago and hurt my wrist, it swelled, I went to hospital. They said I bruised the bone, now my whole hand has swollen, fingers too.

Re-evaluate: Worsening symptoms after the initial evaluation require a second look. There could be a fracture that didn't show up on the initial exam, or a soft tissue injury that wouldn't show up with simple bone imaging. See your doctor or an orthopedic specialist for appropriate evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I fell on my hand today and now it hurts to bend my thumb, its bruising and hurts when I'm not using it. Could it be fractured? I also seem to be having shooting pain to my index finger if I try bending it.

Certainly: Certainly could be. Immediate pain in an extremity after falling on it, followed by bruising shortly after are some of the hallmarks of a fracture. Should be iced for 48 hrs, seen by a medical professional asap and x-rayed. ...Read more

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Hi I started by having burning sensation on right hand now knuckles and fingers hurt and wrists both sides also feel fatigue. And clumsy hands.

Hi I started by having burning sensation on right hand now knuckles and fingers hurt and wrists both sides also feel fatigue. And clumsy hands.

Hard to say: There are multiple potential causes and I would sure be checked. Compression of the spinal cord in the neck can cause burning and numbness and clumsiness in hands and can progress further. Please get checked. ...Read more

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I work as a auto tech. I use my hands all day and at work now and at home my right arm hurts, my middle finger will not bend like it used to, can't sleep and on my right foot mid-way by my big toe to mid toe hurts when I walk? I'm 43 years old and need to

I work as a auto tech. I use my hands all day and at work now and at home my right arm hurts, my middle finger will not bend like it used to, can't sleep and on my right foot mid-way by my big toe to mid toe hurts when I walk? I'm 43 years old and need to

Typically: Typically this is not one thing but a series of separate issues.

However you need a good general physical, bloodwork, checked for gout, diabetes, thyroid disease and general "stuff: first...Then you r physician can start to focus in on these things

for example a neuroma in your foot (a nerve inflammation between the toes) a trigger finger or post traumatic arthritic joint in your finger, , a rotator cuff issue in your right shoulder

all these things can give you these symptoms,

are you falling part, no... But welcome to 40 plus year of age

seriously though start with a regular chreck up and go from there. ...Read more