- Finger pain:
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Pain can arise from a variety of causes ranging from accidental trauma to nerve conditions. Pain-like sensations often described as pins-and-needles, prickling or burning sensations are called paresthesias; see finger paresthesias. All pain or pain-like sensations need prompt medical investigation....more »
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Finger pain.
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Finger pain, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Finger pain. Some of these are listed below :
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Finger pain may include these symptoms:
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Finger pain. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
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The list of organs typically affected by Finger pain may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Finger pain mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Finger pain. Of the 57 causes of Finger pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Finger pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Finger pain based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Finger pain, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Finger pain:
Knuckle pain (16 causes)
Medical Conditions associated with Finger pain:
Pain (6458 causes), Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Finger pain:
Bleeding finger, Numb fingers (32 causes), Tingling fingers (36 causes), Hand pain (60 causes), Wrist pain (45 causes), Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Raynaud's disease (32 causes), Scleroderma, Vasculitis (65 causes), Peripheral vascular disease, Embolism, Nail disorders, Paronychia (11 causes), Tendon sheath infection, Pulp space infection, Cervical spondylosis
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