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Cold sensation, loss of movement, pain in left hand and pinky finger, shaking. Causes and cure?

Hi my name is XXXXX I am 30 years old my left hand feels like when your hands get to cold lose of movement and hurts also my pinky finger and ring finger are bent in and i cant strighten them also my hole hand was shaking at one point it has been this way for 3 days thought it would go away what do you think could be a cause?
Asked On : Fri, 15 Mar 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014
Thanks for writing to us.
It could be due to arthritic changes or vascular constriction.finger getting cold could be due to raynauds phenomenon.Get it evaluated by your doctor for examination , appropriate investigations to reach the diagnosis.
Hope this helps you.
Dr Saurabh Gupta.
Answered: Sat, 3 Aug 2013
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Pathologist and Microbiologist Dr. Shailja Puri 's  Response
Hello and welcome to HCM,

What is your age and sex?
The presence of pain, redness, loss of movement of hand and fingers is suggestive of some vascular and / or joint problem.
These problems are more common in females.
You need to undergo a couple of investigations to come to correct diagnosis.
Raynauds phenomenon is a disease process characterized by constriction of blood vessels in response to cold. The fingers change in color from pink-pale white-blue in color.
Medicines which dilate blood vessels are given in this condition.
Joint disease associated with deformity of the fingers is called Rheumatoid arthritis.
Certain tests especially RA factor has to be done to come to correct diagnosis.
However, clinical examination is required for further management.
So, consult your physician for examination, relevant investigations and treatment.

Thanks and take care
Dr Shailja P Wahal

Answered: Fri, 2 Aug 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vidya KR's  Response
Hi thanks for using HCM
It could be due to low calcium levels or phosphates in blood, need to get blood levels test done, or could be due to compression of ulnar nerve.
You need get examined by doctor as early as possible
Hope I have answered your query. get well soon.

Dr. Vidya
Answered: Fri, 2 Aug 2013
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