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113 Possible Causes for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Edema of the Hands and Feet, Hand Pain

  • Eosinophilic Fasciitis

    Extracutaneous involvement has been limited to a chronic synovitis and tenosynovitis, the latter frequently associated with the carpal tunnel syndrome.[] While erythema and edema don't usually affect hands and feet, joint stiffness frequently affects articulations of distal limbs.[] Symptoms Bone pain or tenderness Carpal tunnel syndrome Numbness or tingling in one or both hands Pain in one or both hands Weakness in one or both hands Muscle weakness Tenderness[]

  • Acromegaly

    Adults with acromegaly are known to be at risk for a condition known as the carpal tunnel syndrome.[] Dermal glycosaminoglycan accumulation and edema cause skin distention that is most prominent in the face, hands, and feet.[] […] a prominent jaw, nose or forehead Excessive sweating or oily skin Numbness or “pins and needles” in the hands Joint pain Carpal tunnel syndrome or spinal cord problems Muscle[]

  • Occupational Cramps

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome What is Carpel Tunnel Sydrome? There is a tunnel in the wrist called the carpal (wrist) tunnel.[] This can be useful if your hands or feet are prone to edema (fluid buildup), which can increase sensations of pain.[] Numbness or tingling in the hands, arms, and legs is often the earliest symptom of multiple sclerosis (MS), but symptoms affecting the hands can also include pain, muscle[]

  • Neuropathy

    Neuropathy that affects only a single nerve is classified as mononeuropathy; common mononeuropathic disorders are carpal tunnel syndrome and axillary nerve palsy.[] This can be useful if your hands or feet are prone to edema (fluid buildup), which can increase sensations of pain.[] Cool water soaks to painful hands or feet can sometimes dull pain enough to fall asleep or until pain medication has time to work.[]

  • Raynaud's Disease

    Patients suffered from chronic ischemic hand pain. All patients had vascular studies to rule out occlusive disease.[] Secondary Raynaud's is typically caused by a disease or secondary factor, such as arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome.[] This condition involves pressure on a major nerve to your hand, producing numbness and pain in the hand that can make the hand more susceptible to cold temperatures.[]

  • Amyloidosis

    , typically in a person’s legs, feet, or ankles and less often in the hands or face. hypoalbuminemia—a condition in which a person’s blood has less-than-normal amounts of[] Signs and symptoms of amyloidosis may include: Swelling of your ankles and legs Severe fatigue and weakness Shortness of breath Numbness, tingling or pain in your hands or[] The main clinical findings were cardiac failure (76%), cardiac conduction defects/arrhythmia (59%), renal dysfunction (49%), carpal tunnel syndrome (45%) and spinal canal[]

  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

    Severe muscle spasms can leave hands or feet disabled in cramped up positions.[] Physical therapy to help you move around more easily and take away pain Psychotherapy that can teach you relaxation methods Splints to help with hand pain If your pain doesn[] They include: writer's cramp , which affects musicians and writers and others, compression or entrapment neuropathies , including carpal tunnel syndrome, caused by chronic[]

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    Muscle tenderness, peripheral synovitis, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome or distal tenosynovitis, as well as non-specific symptoms, such as fatigue, asthenia, malaise, low-grade[] , and pitting edema of the hands, feet, and ankles.[] An 83-year-old man presented with anemia, hyper-sedimentation, and pitting edema of the back of the hands.[]

  • Diffuse Scleroderma

    This constriction of blood vessels causes severe pain in the hands and feet.[] Other signs are symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome or muscle weakness.[] “It is very common for a lot of patients to go through a number of diagnoses such as lupus and carpal tunnel syndrome before it becomes evident that they have scleroderma[]

  • Dermatomyositis

    His hands and feet were edematous and there was joint swelling and inflammation. His skin had no rashes or lesions.[] Case Report A 54-year-old woman presented with a painful pruritic rash on the hands and feet of 7 years’ duration.[] Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by pressure on the median nerve at the wrist, which causes tingling and numbness in the fingers.[]

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