5 doctors weighed in:

I have symptoms of trigger finger in both hands, left more than right, carpal tunnel in left hand and numbness and tingling in the left. What can cau?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Overuse

Which is common with typing or knitting or machete ot factory work or anything repetitive are more likely to cause carpal tunnel.
The same causes trigger fingers but it is also seen in diabetes, gout, and rheumatoid arthritis

In brief: Overuse

Which is common with typing or knitting or machete ot factory work or anything repetitive are more likely to cause carpal tunnel.
The same causes trigger fingers but it is also seen in diabetes, gout, and rheumatoid arthritis
Dr. Marsha Davis
Dr. Marsha Davis
Thank
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Tendinitis

Your symptoms of nerve compression and tendinitis since they are localized could be related to occupational trauma other to consider hypothyroid and conditions like arthritis and tendinitis like lupus or rheumatoid.

In brief: Tendinitis

Your symptoms of nerve compression and tendinitis since they are localized could be related to occupational trauma other to consider hypothyroid and conditions like arthritis and tendinitis like lupus or rheumatoid.
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Thank
Dr. Richard Makowiec
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Age

Unfortunately, each of the conditions you have listed become increasing more common with advanced age.
Best to see a hand surgeon as both of these conditions can be treated.

In brief: Age

Unfortunately, each of the conditions you have listed become increasing more common with advanced age.
Best to see a hand surgeon as both of these conditions can be treated.
Dr. Richard Makowiec
Dr. Richard Makowiec
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Warren Strudwick
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
27 years in practice
491K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors