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Try few things, 1st.: Localized, unilateral joint/muscle pain has a variety of causes, most likely some kind of trauma, repeated movements leading to mm strain, early osteoarthritis--old bone or degenerative arthrittis-- at base of thumb is very often the joint first affected. Rest it (play piano, use computer or texting a lot?), ice it, perhaps anti-inflammatory (advil, alleve), for a week. If persists, check w doc. ...Read more
Broad thumbs: Broad thumb = full first digit of hand. ...Read more
I have one said of my thumb nail blacking and thick.Each time I cut it off it grows back the same.What is causing this?
See your doctor: You should have your doctor look at it if it persists. ...Read more
I'm 16 male and have got extra skin growth on thumb which is thick skin and irritates meee please help mee?
Wart?: There is nothing to offer you without an examination. Please go see your physician. ...Read more
2 days ago i got2 thin black line beneath my left thumb nail, i go to dermatologist to see if it melanoma.She think the lines too vague that it isnt , she said if it is, it should be thick&darker.T/f?
12 year old son has a lump on scalp the size of a thumb that is made up of thick whitish/ yellowish scales. Doesn't hurt but itches?
'hungry' pain upper mid abdo at night, gas, stinging pain upper right abdo, thumb thick stool, occ nausea, less apetite, undigested food. What's wrong?
See a GI doctor: You really need to be seen, a full history obtained, examined, some labs run and endoscopy seriously considered. This can be one of numerous conditions, several of them potentially serious. You should undergo appropriate testing, diagnosis and management soon. Hope you get better quickly. Good luck. Four months seems very long to schedule endoscopy. ...Read more