A 23-year-old female asked:
Thumb and wrist pain in left hand when wrist is bent forward (hand towards me). Pain located on the thumb side of the wrist only. What could this be?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Marc Tressler answered
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
DeQuervain's: This is tenosynovitis of the first dorsal compartment of the wrist. You have basically performed a finkelstein test. Go see your orthopaedic surgeon for evaluation and treatment.
Answered on Jan 19, 2017
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