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Gilroy, CA
A female asked:

I woke up with my right thumb swollen and it kind of hurts to bend it's also warm to the touch but i didn't hurt it or anything but i was texting all ?

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Dr. Jeffrey Miller
Rheumatology 51 years experience
Probbably tendonitis: overuse of tendons causeinflammation. Suggest icing the finger down, nonsteroidal antiinflammatories, and steroid injections or topical application can be helpful.

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Last updated Jul 24, 2018

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