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why do I randomly have sharp pain in my wrists for no reason

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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
17 years experience General Practice
Hard to tell : See your local doctor to help determine the cause and the right treatment plan for you.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sharon Ann Clark
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hand exam, x rays: The wrist has many bones and ligaments and can be injured acutely or by wear and tear or have tumors. A hand surgeon will take a detailed history, do ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Sanjeev Mall
Specializes in Family Medicine
CTS: may be carpal tunnel syndrome. you need to see pcp
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Schleimer
37 years experience Orthodontics
Orthopedist: The signs you are describing could be carpal tunnel syndrome or repetitive task injury. A consult with an orthopedist or orthopedic surgeon is warrant ... Read More
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Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Tendinitis: Hard to say w/o examination but it sounds like you might have tendinitis.An examination could quickly differentiate between tendinitis and a periphera ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There are several possible causes with tendinitis being a common one. It is impossible to offer specifics without being able to examine the wrist. See ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Too long : It seems you have tried all the appropriate things to get rid of your pain but it is still present if the pain is still as bad as in the beginning the ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Archer
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Without an exam: It's not possible to diagnose the problem. You could have a nerve issue, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis or other overuse injury. Perhaps i ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Choueka
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Ligament injury: There are numerous causes for ankle and wrist pain including ligament tears, strains, arthritis. If unresolved a physical examination is required.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Moran
18 years experience Pain Management
Joint problem: Probably joint problem like arthritis. Try resting it ( do you use it a lot?), heat, anti inflammatories. If progresses or goes up your arm, talk to ... Read More

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