What could be causing my tingly hand/fingers?

Several things. This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you.

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What can? Be the cause of tingling hands and fingers?

Tingling. You may have carpal tunnel syndrome. Try wearing some wrist splints when you sleep at night and take an anti-inflammatory pill. If no improvement you will need to see a doctor and get a nerve test. Read more...
Many causes. Many things can cause tingling of the hands and fingers but some of the most common are: carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, peripheral neuropathy, and herniated disks in the neck/cervical spine. There are also vascular issues that can sometimes cause tingling. Read more...
Carpal tunnel. Numbness and tingling in the hands can be a sign of carpal tunnel syndrome (cts). Cts syndrome usually affects the thumb, index, long and half of the ring finger. Symptoms may be worse at night. A pinched nerve in the neck can also cause numbness and tingling in the hands/fingers. See a board certified orthopaedic hand surgeon, for evaluation and treatment. Check out www.Assh.Org for more info. Read more...

What does tingling hands and fingers mean?

TINGLING HANDS. Tingling hands and fingers could mean many things. First of all, how long has it been going on. Do you take any medications? If it's both hands and fingers, it could be some nerve problems in the hands. Do you have diabetes? Do see your family doctor or dermatologist. Hope it gets better soon. Read more...
Carpal tunnel is one. common issue. Other nerve to the hand and arm can also be affected. Neck problems can cause hand numbness too. A lot depends upon which finger and which part of the hand is involved, Read more...

What can you do for tingling hands and fingers?

Splint, see hand doc. May be carpal or cubital tunnel syndrome. Sleeping in a brace may be helpful, but if persistent symptoms see a hand surgeon to confirm the diagnosis and recommend treatment. Left untreated, if symptoms become constant, nerve damage can occur. Read more...
Make sure you do not. Have carpal tunnel and ulnar neuropathy. It would be unlikely to be neuropathy, since your feet are most frequently affected. These are quite common, frequently transient (i get both occasionallly while mt biking, but an injection may cure either problem, or simple surgery. Read more...

Do tingling hands and fingers always signify diabeties?

Possible neuropathy. Depending on the affected nerves, symptoms of diabetic neuropathy can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Neuropathy may affect your digestive system, urinary tract, blood vessels and the heart. For some people, the symptoms are mild; for others, it can be painful and disabling. Read more...

First tingling hands&feet about a week (now only here and there)than dry flacky skin including face (up arm/leg to)month later numbness now 2 days, small red painless spot under skin finger print area?

Schedule a visit. You need to set up an office visit with your doctor. There are too many possibilities that need to be excluded. I would not be surprised if lab work is indicated. Read more...
Stuff. This does not reflect any specific issue. If you are concerned, off to the dermatologist you go. Read more...