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I have numbness in my thumb first finger and middle finger on my right hand for the last two days what could be the cause of this?

Carpal tunnel. Numbness in the thumb, index, and middle finger are classic signs of carpal tunnel syndrome. If this does not improve within 1-2 weeks, see your physician to discuss treatment options. Read more...
Carpal tunnel is. Associated with altered sensation in the thumb, index, middle and part of the ring. It can affect the muscles of the thumb. Symtpoms can be intermittent, occasional or severe and long standing. Testing such as a nerve study/emg is often used to aid diagnosis and gauge severity. Treatment can range from splinting to injectons and even surgery.A very common disorder; many function well despite it. Read more...

What could be the cause for numbness in my right hand from shoulders to fingers?

Many things. The problem could or be anywhere from the spinal cord, to a nerve root to the brachial plexus to a peripheral nerve. A brain problem is less likely since you do not mention a problem with your face. A neurologist can help determine what the problem might be. The cause of this type of symptom is usually not serious, fortunately. Read more...
C6 cervical radiculo. Radiculopathy shoulder to fingers most likely most comon even withhout neck pain cervical MRI to confirm after dr eval and pexam look for disc herniation at c56 anything else is incidental for these symptoms , with TIA history unlikely cerebral event is on differential see neurologist review and control vascular disease risk factors. Read more...
Possiible the neck. Numbness is usually a neurologic complaint. There may be a number of possible causes of shoulder pain and hand numbness. One possible cause is a "pinched nerve" in the neck. Consider seeing a dictor for an exam and appropriate studies. Thank you for the question. Read more...

The tips of my fingers on my right hand are becoming numb what could be the cause of that?

Perhaps CTS. If you are right handed, do a lot of keyboard activity, you could be having nerve irritation at the wrist. Carpal tunnel would involve digits 1-3 mainly, radial sensory, thumb, ulnar, digits 4-5. See your doctor, maybe do an emg. Read more...
Nerve impingement. Carpal and cubical tunnel are nerve impingement syndromes that affect the hand. First line treatment involves night-time splinting. Read more...

Hi could numbness in my right hand middle finger be linked to my prolactinoma I have? It was 2mm at my last MRI and since I have had a baby/breastfeed

Not related. Hi. No, the numbness in your middle finger is not related to your microprolactinoma. Sometimes prolactinomas can grow with pregnancy/lactation, but that's easy to check. Even if it grew, it's not causing your middle finger numbness. . Read more...
Pinched nerve. Prolactinoma being a pituitary gland situation would not cause numbness in a finger. A nerve entrapment such as occurs in carpal tunnel syndrome is the likely cause. Read more...

I don't know what you want? I have pain, numbness, tingling in my right hand - mostly in middle finger, ring finger, and pinky.

Ulnar neuropathy. Your symptoms sound suspicious for ulnar neuropathy...a pinched nerve, typically at the elbow. When you hit your funny bone, you're actually hitting this nerve. It's caused by leaning too much on the elbow or repetitive movement of the elbow. Don't lean on the edge of a table and don't sleep with your arms curled up tightly under your head. Only when severe, surgery may be needed to decompress. Read more...

I'm left handed but am having a lot of numbness in my right hand mostly in my thumb, pointer, and middle finger mostly at night but daytime as well?

Carpal tunnel…? Most likely, you have carpal tunnel syndrome. This can be caused by a variety of things, and does not always affect the dominant hand. Try wearing a wrist brace (available over the counter) on your left hand at night for a couple of weeks. If it doesn't improve, see your doctor. Read more...

Why numbness in thumb, index and middle finger on the right hand during sleep?

Carpal tunnel. You must have your hand folded down sometimes during sleep. If you hold that position for long enough, carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms can result. Wear a wrist brace specifically designed for carpal tunnel when you go to sleep. Be sure it has a firm support like plastic of metal to keep the wrist in good position. Don't get a completely soft wrist brace since that's not adequate. Read more...