A 40-year-old male asked:
39 yo with pain in ring finger dip joints when pushed sideways toward thumb. no obvious redness or swelling. i play piano, kayak and do photography.
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General Practice 53 years experience
Osteoarthritis ?: Osteoarthritis is probably what you have. Gentle exercise will assist with decreasing pain. Additionally, a splint for the DIP joint is a common recommendation for the treatment of DIP joint arthritis. See a rheumatologist or a hand surgeon.
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