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Any tips for biceps tendonitis from carrying a toddler

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Gluck
38 years experience Hand Surgery
Prevention: 1. Use a baby carrier i.E there's all sorts of models available for front and back 2. If you need to carry the baby, use one hand to support the other ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Not really: However pain from the wrist may radiate proximally if the radial sensory nerve which crosses the area of tendon that gets sequent aims is also irritat ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Tendinitis: If u are still using the arm in the same manner that triggered the tendinitis, u need to find alternate ways to do that task. For example, instead of ... Read More
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Biceps tendon: Usually represents tendinosis or disease of the tendon. Not inflamed. Would exercise doing an eccentric loading program. If no improvement consider di ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: Full thickness tears are completely thorough the tendon. I would suspect additional injury. This should be repaired surgically. See an orthopedist
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. ISRAEL GRINBERG
41 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Is it acute?: If is acute, we starting with modalities only , and then with stretching and therapeutic exercises , always with the therapist and under doctors super ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
??: ? Proximal or distal in any event you are quite young for this sort of thing but it is not unheard of in your age group if it is proximal then a teno ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Movement pain: Biceps tendinitis would be painful if compressed at site and will worsen with muscle use. Whiplash induced radiculopathy or injury to the brachial ple ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
38 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
PT or surgery: Long head of the biceps tendonitis and rotator cuff pain often occur together. Steroid injections can make the symptoms less but rarely cure the probl ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Biceps tendonitis: Try ice and nsaids. If pain continues get a referral to a therapist.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bettina Herbert
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
It depends: Electric stimulation has been used for over 100 years. These days you have units that use either milliamps or microamps. There are now very sophisti ... Read More

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