What Are Some Possible Causes for Numbness of the Fingertips?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 28, 2020 7:53:45 PM ET
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Some possible causes of numbness in the fingertips are Raynaud's phenomenon and carpal tunnel syndrome, according to Mayo Clinic and WebMD. Raynaud's phenomenon is a circulatory system disorder, while carpal tunnel syndrome involves the nerves in the hand and wrist.