Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can affect any joint in your body, including those in your hands and fingers. You may have:
Hand pain, finger pain, swelling, and stiffness
Hand joints and finger joints that are warm and tender to the touch
The same joints are affected on both sides of your body (both wrists, for instance)
Misshapen finger joints
Carpal tunnel symptoms such as numbness and tingling of the hands
Pain and ...