Pain in finger

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

Information written and reviewed by Certified Doctors.

Conditions

Chilblains

Chilblains are small, itchy swellings on the skin that occur as a reaction to cold temperatures.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Cold hands or feet
  • Itchy rash
  • Swollen finger
  • Feeling of your skin burning
  • Pain in toe

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Chilblains.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Hammer finger

'Mallet finger' is an injury to the end of the finger that causes it to bend towards the palm.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Fingers bending towards palm
  • Pain in finger
  • Swollen finger

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Hammer finger.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a long-term condition that causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in hand
  • Hand stiffness
  • Pain in more than one joint
  • Stiffness in many joints
  • Swelling of more than one joint

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Rheumatoid arthritis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.