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Arm Ligaments And Tendons
R arm/shoulder/neck pain ×7yrs. Hand is cold, fingers swollen. Surgeries include : wrist tendon release/bone spur, wrist for torn ligaments & radial nerve release. Zero pain relief. Where to go now?
Tendon/ligament tear: Ligaments stabilize and typically run along the sides if joints. Tendons attach muscle to bone. Ligaments are torn when a joint is dislocated or strained. Tendons are torn when the muscle pulling on the bone pulls with more force than the tensile strength of the tendon will allow. ...Read more
Depends on ligament: Ankle ligament rupture if chronic typically has instability and "giving way" as it's main symptom, this is the same for subtler instability. Midfoot ligament rupture is usually represented by pain an the medial side with a flat foot deformity. This represents either rupture of the ligament keeping the arch up or the junction of the hind foot and midfoot. It could also be represented by pain! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe: Diabetes don't heal as well as non-diabetics, so it is possible that mild traumas or over-use injuries to tendons and ligaments don't recover as well, and then either add up to a noticeable injury, or make it more likely for the person to get a sprain or strain. Diabetics also have nerve problems, so sensations in the limbs become abnormal over time, possibly making one more prone to sprains. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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