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middle finger tendonitis

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not very well: Corticosteroids in cream form don't penetrat the skin, but r good 4 itching ; rashes. Oral nsaids, aleve (naproxen) or Ibuprofen work well. Determine ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Brown
39 years experience Hand Surgery
Doubtful: Steroid creams applied to the skin will not penetrate to the level of the tendons and therefore will most likely not be successful in treating your pr ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Tennis elbow likely: If the out prominence of your elbow aches just off the front edge, then lateral epicondylitis is most likely. Supportive care: rest, ice, compression ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Possibly: The most likely cause is a carpal tunnel syndrome and this median nerve entrapment can be related to scarring or inflammation related to the previous ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marcel Hungs
26 years experience Neurology
Ulnar nerve: This sounds like an ulnar entrapment. Diabetics could get this numbness too. An electromyogram can solve this puzzle. Please see a neurologist.
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
RA : typically involves bilateral joint welling over 6 week, AM stiffness over an hour. Check esr, RF and anticcp.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Each case differs: Some mild episodes heal in a week or two. Some require treatment to resolve. If your finger pain persists more than 3 or 4 weeks, seek medical help.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Springer
51 years experience Sports Medicine
Rest: Generally resting the hand, warm soaks or compresses, splinting and over the counter meds like Aspirin or advil (ibuprofen) if tolerated.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
One condition that: Can show up as pain between fingers in the web is tendonitis or trigger digit of either finger on the palm side in the flexor tendon. Pain can seem to ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Many remedies: available, you should see a doctor to decide what is appropriate for you.

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