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Why Do My Hands Look Completly Different From One Another The Length Of My Fingers Are Not The Same Length And Completly Different Nail Beds
Why do my hands look completly different from one another ? The length of my fingers are not the same length and completly different nail beds.
Vascular issue?: A very noticable difference can be due to decrease blood flow to one of your arms. You will need to see you doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
My 8 year old has two fingers on different hand with the same problem, a nail growing under a nail. No previous trauma and no pain. Why this happens?
NAIL FUNGUS.....?: Check with her doctor. S/he might think of referring your daughter to a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Why does one finger on each hand get really hot while the other fingers are really cold? the finger that heats up isn't always the same one either
Too hot or too cold?: Your symptoms beg the question: Which is abnormal, the cold or hot fingers? My guess, it is the cold ones that are abnormal causing the the others to seem warm. Do you smoke? If so, your symptoms may represent Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger's disease). This could represent a condition known as Raynaud's phenomenon which can accompany connective tissue disorders or autoimmune conditions. ...Read more
My bf was using a mechanical hole digger. After using for several hours he discovered that his fingers on one hand was numb, decreased sensation, and feels like a bruise on palm of hand below thumb. It has now been a week and is still the same. He has bee
Median nerve palsy: Numbness of the thumb region can be caused by pressure and swelling that affects the median nerve at the wrist of base of the thumb. This usually causes numbness in the palm of the hand mostly thumb and forefinger. Similar symptoms develop with carpal tunnel syndrome. Immobilizing, rest, and anti-inflammatory medications will help. ...Read more
Only one of my fingers are cold, my pinky.Its not discolored, my nail is the same color as the others but it is cold.I do have a pinched nerve, related?
Index finger has had a swole/itchy/painful nail bed for +/-6mo. 2mo ago doc gave me bactrium Rx,But hasnt cleared up,now my pinky is the same way.help?
Ive had itchy fingers the very tips and under my nails on just one hand its been driving me insane last couple weeks, no rash or anything?
I noticed veins and fingers on my moms hand this morn very blue also under nail bed..hand did feel cold to touch..is this something I should be concer?
I have a small nail bed injury on the right side of my index finger only my left hand. is there anyway i can fix this at home?
Most injuries: will heal themselves, if it doesn't heal on its own over next few months I would see dermatologist ...Read more
I’m after noticing orange patches in my hands around my nail beds and my palms , also small bumps like dots around the fingers tiny , is it an allergy?
This needs to be: examined before the etiology can be determined. ...Read more
I have fingernail indentions in left hand nail beds. Specifically my thumb, middle, and ring finger. I'm 31 yo with no previous med hx. Any reason?
Any number of things: Changes in fingernails can be indicative of an underlying medical disorder. Ridges or bumps can be related to iron deficiency. Anemia, lupus, heart disease, and thyroid disorders can also can changes to the fingernails. Fungal infection also can cause bumps and discoloration of the nailbed. Seeing your primary care physican can rule out many of these disorders. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Difficult to say: It could be trigger fingers or muscle spasms. Would really need to see your hand to make an accurate diagnoses. ...Read more
Why is the lenght of my fingers not the same. My right hand is bigger than my left. The lenght difference is about 1 cm. It is noticable. ?
Normal: not everything in your body is symmetrical. Sometimes your more dominant hand or side is larger than non dominant side. ...Read more