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Last thursday i was writing a lot of notes and i got this sudden pain. my wrists still hurts, its redish, pain in palm of hand and finger pain.

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Dr. James Bicos
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Carpal Tunnel: It could be an acute form of carpal tunnel. Carpal tunnel is when a nerve in the wrist area gets compressed. Take some nsaids, stretch wrist, and also try some ice. If no better in 2 - 3 weeks get it evaluated.
Dr. Mark Ciaglia
Hand Surgery 17 years experience
Hand pain: Pain and discoloration of the hand after continuous work can be related to repetive stress syndrome. This can include tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger fingers, dequervains tendonitis. Give your hand a rest, try some oral anti inflammatories. If symptoms persist get checked out by a hand surgeon.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2015

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