Top
10
Doctor insights on: Why Are The Tips Of My Fingers Numb

Share
1

1
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

Dr. Mark Khorsandi
127 doctors shared insights

Finger Numbness (Definition)

Finger numbness is a clinical finding in which there is loss of ...Read more


2

2
Why is the tip of my middle finger numb? Also, I wake up every morning with both hands tingling... I recently started prep cooking in a restaurant.

Why is the tip of my middle finger numb? Also, I wake up every morning with both hands tingling... I recently started prep cooking in a restaurant.

Need to see a doctor: This could be either neck problem or possible carpal tunnel syndrome. You need to see a doctor to get a completely neurological examination. Did you ever had neck injury during sports or motor vehicle accident in the past? If you did, it is possible the numbness related to the neck injury. If you did not it is possible carpal tunnel. I still recommend you to see a doctor to rule out other causes. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
Can anaemia causes finger numbness?

Can anaemia causes finger numbness?

Not usually: Anemia is too few red blood cells. This lowers your oxygen carrying capacity of your blood. As a result of this your heart and lungs need to work harder to circulate your blood. This should not cause finger numbness. However is you are breathing faster than normal, this can cause some extremity numbess. If this keeps up get it checked out. ...Read more

4

4
What can be done about finger numbness from tennis?

What can be done about finger numbness from tennis?

Well depends: On how transient that numbness is. If it persists more than an hour or two you might also want to see a neurologist. ...Read more

5

5
What can cause my middle, ring and little finger numbness and pain?

What can cause my middle, ring and little finger numbness and pain?

Ulnar: Description suggests a localized problem from the ulnar nerve, perhaps at wrist or elbow (more likely). An EMG test might well localize and diagnose. See your doctor and get started. ...Read more

6

6
How could i relax a knot in my upper back, causing finger numbness?

Not sure: You probably need be examined. Start with your regular doctor. An osteopathic physician might also be helpful. ...Read more

7

7
I'm wondering why are two of my fingers numb/tingly and how can I fix it?

I'm wondering why are two of my fingers numb/tingly and how can I fix it?

Have it evaluated: Which two fingers? If it is the ring and small finger, it is likely an ulnar nerve entrapment or a cervical nerve root compression. Other fingers may be due to carpal tunnel syndrome. Have it evaluated. ...Read more

8

8
I have diabetes and i heard that could affect finger numbness. What do you think I should do?

I have diabetes and i heard that could affect finger numbness. What do you think I should do?

Education: Know the possible complications and how to avoid each. Watch your sugar and carbohydrate intake. Eat in moderation. Exercise. Take you medications as recommended. Monitor your sugar levels. Follow up with you doctor regularly and follow their guidance. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
I've been having finger numbness on my pinky and ring finger for the past four days. What could it be?

Ulnar nerve: The little and ring finger are innervated by the ulnar nerve. Tingling can be caused by compression in the wrist elbow or neck. You need to be seen by a hand surgeon to determine the cause of your symptoms. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
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

See 1 more doctor answer