Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

what causes your hand muscles to lock up

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ganana Tesfa
33 years experience Neurology
Exercise: Need to do specific exercise.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Wittstadt
35 years experience Hand Surgery
Exercise: The hand contains many small muscles between the bones that contribute to hand strength and dexterity. ANd like any muscle they will get stronger and ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Muscles of the hand: are small muscles that do not have a large cross sectional area and it is hard to "pump u up" there. One can gain strength and endurance but size is t ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bettina Herbert
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
When does it happen?: Pay attention to when you get the spasms - maybe you are doing something as simple as gripping too hard. Perhaps it comes from hunched over posture. ... Read More
1
1 comment
Dr. Slade Suchecki
17 years experience Family Medicine
Consider: Checking out this article - http://www.Osteopathic.Org/osteopathic-health/about-your-health/health-conditions-library/general-health/pages/muscle-cram ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ball squeezes.: Ball squeezing, against the resistance of the ball, finger extensions against rubber band resistance, wrist curls and wrist extensions against resista ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Grip ball: Easiest way to build " hand muscles" or your grip is to obtain a " grip ball" or go to a sporting goods store and buy a resistive grip strengthener. Y ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Joint and finger : Tightness in the morning maybe due to bit of swelling that occurs when we sleep the extracellular fluid in the body redistributes as gravity effect di ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hanriet Minasian
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Loss of strength: Unfortunately, the nerves in the human body do not regenerate. However, with some aggressive physic therapy, you will regain some strength and range ... Read More
7
7 thanks
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hale Dimetry
8 years experience Pharmacology
GOD'S MAKE: God made us different to work together and encourage each other.....
2
2 thanks
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Clicking and locking: In a wrist could be a ligament injury or tear, a looseness in the wrist causing a "clunk" when the wrist bones ar out of position and suddenly "catch ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Lagrasso
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hand pain: hand pain can be many things from arthritis to a nerve compression syndrome like carpal tunnel. First I would seE your primary doctor who may order b ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month