Symptom: Hand paresthesia


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Hand paresthesia: Hand tingling, prickling, numbness or burning sensations
Introduction: Abnormal nerve sensations such as pins-and-needles, tingling, burning, prickling or similar feelings are all known as "paresthesias". They usually result from nerve damage due to pressure, entrapment, or nerve diseases. Continued nerve damage can lead to hand numbness and permanent loss of feeling. Any abnormal sensation needs medical investigation.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Hand paresthesia:
  • Possible causes of symptom: Hand paresthesia (9 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Hand paresthesia (20 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing complication: Hand paresthesia (5 conditions)

    Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Types of Hand paresthesia: Finger paresthesia (7)
    Hand paresthesia type of: Hand symptoms (76), Paresthesias (48), Arm paresthesia (27)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Possible causes of symptom: Hand paresthesia: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Hand paresthesia as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

    Conditions listing symptoms: Hand paresthesia: The following list of conditions have 'Hand paresthesia' 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.

    C

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome ... finger paresthesias, burning fingers
  • Classic migraine ... tingling hands

    D

  • Diabetes ... hand tingling
  • Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy ... tingling in hands

    E

  • Erythromelalgia ... burning fingers

    H

  • Hand neuropathy ... tingling hands, burning fingers
  • Hyperventilation ... tingling hands
  • Hypocalcemia ... finger paresthesias
  • Hypoparathyroidism ... finger paresthesias
  • Hypothyroidism ... hand paresthesias

    M

  • Migraine ... tingling hands
  • Multiple Sclerosis ... hand paresthesias, hand tingling

    O

  • Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy ... hand tingling

    P

  • Pernicious anemia ... finger paresthesias
  • Polyarteritis nodosa ... hand paresthesias, tingling hands
  • Polyneuritis ... hand paresthesias, hand tingling, limb tingling

    S

  • Sjogren's Syndrome ... limb tingling
  • Stroke ... limb tingling

    T

  • Tetany ... burning fingers
  • Type 2 diabetes ... hand tingling
    Conditions listing complications: Hand paresthesia: The following list of conditions have 'Hand paresthesia' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

    D

  • Diabetes ... hand neuropathy
  • Diabetic neuropathy ... Hand paresthesias, Finger paresthesias
  • Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy ... Hand paresthesias, Finger paresthesias

    T

  • Type 1 diabetes ... hand neuropathy
  • Type 2 diabetes ... hand neuropathy


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