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is wrist pain a symptom of skier's or gamekeeper's thumb

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Pain: Can't diagnose this without an assessment.
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Insufficient informa: A pain in the wrist can be due to a multitude of causes from arthritis to gout, previous or recent injury etc. More history would be helpful as well a ... Read More

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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
45 years experience Pediatrics
Need exam: Dud you hurt your wrist? Trauma would be a likely cause. If pain doesn't subside with Ibuprofen 2-3 times daily in a few days, pl get it checked to ru ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
Dequervains: is a common type of acute wrist pain that affects the motionof the thumb. ice, antiinflammatory medication and a soft wrist and thumb splint often ca ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
Trauma that lead to: pain. Must be considered. Thumb ligament injury at the MCP joint, wrist fracture, in the radius or scaphoid are possible, as are other bone or ligamen ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Sprains/Strains can: last 4-6 weeks. Certainly, if pain persists longer, c ur doc.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Coats II
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Arthritis/tendonitis: The most common place for arthritis of the hand is at the base of the thumb. This can cause pain in the fleshy part of thumb, known as the thenar emmi ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Could be: a problem with navicular bone. Get to an orthopedic surgeon for exam and possible imaging studies. Try a thumb immobilizer in the meantime.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Wrist pain: Consider tendonitis/overuse. Yes, could be text related. Start with rest, ice, possible bracing/taping.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Repetitive stress : If someone performs the same activity for too long, a repetitive stress injury (rsi) may occur. This happens to intense writers and keyboard operators ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Padraic Obma
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Wrist splint and ice: You can always go into an urgent care to get X-rays immediately. To wait until your appointment, you could buy a wrist splint that also immobilizes y ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. What you describe suggests ... Read More
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