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Finger Exercises After A Wrist Cast Is Removed
Can I use a soft physiothrpyhand exerciser ball for stiffness of wrist and hand aftr cast ,kwires removal bennet fracture?
Yes: Yes, but soft clay might be better as a ball will not allow the range of motion of your fingers to omprive ...Read more
3 weeks ago,diagnosed with a avulsion fracture, middle finger. plaster tape splint and fracture appointment, should I be getting a proper splint?
Avulsion fractures: in the finger can be minor with a small fragment but accompanied by a large soft tissue injury to ligaments and tendons, or can have a large fracture that compromises the stability of the joint, Often treatment, the of splint, splint position, length of spinning depends upon many factors. Best to follow up with a hand surgeon. A splint from the ER may be fine at first but can lead to issues ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
With a broken elbow, how long will it remain painful at the wrist when turning a key ignition or door knobs? Wrist hurts 3 weeks after elbow surgery.
Elbow surgery: The interosseous membrane can be injured with elbow trauma. This runs between the bones in the forearm (radius and ulna). This can lead to pain in the forearm with pronation/supination (palm up/palm down). X-rays performed of the wrist will ensure that the distal radial ulnar joint was not involved in your accident and be a separate reason your wrist still hurts. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My daughter was diagnosis with a broken scaphoid, 6 weeks after a gymnastics injury. Put her in a thumb spica cast, but her thumb and index finger are numb.
What exercises should a geriatric do 3 weeks before a cast is removed, following a wrist fracture?
Is JAS wrist brace a good option for home therapy program after distal radius surgery, to recover ROM in wrist?
Dynamic splinting: can help a stiff wrist but one must be certain that the potential to improve is there and that the boney anatomy will tolerate this. The most important person to ask is your treating hand or orthopedic surgeon in conjuction with a plan from your therpist. these splints cannot substitute for therapy they are used in controlled situations, be careful not to irritate or inure tissues ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3 months after full arm cast my ortho change cast hand to near elbow is it ok allow movement on bayonet apposition? So to build callus?
What exercises should a geriatric do 3 weeks before a cast is removed, following a wrist fracture ?
Got an ankle fracture 7 months back and had a plate with screws, still have stiffness and immobility, will it be mobile properly after plate removal or?
I have a nondisplaced fracture of the 4th metacarpal of my non-dominant hand. A small cast was placed. After 3 wks, it is still very painful. WNL?
Yes, most likely: Hand fractures are generally quite painful, but you are getting to the point where that pain should begin to diminish. Older adult women who are post menopausal do tend to heal more slowly, so be certain you are taking vitamin D, at least 2000 units a day, vitamin C, magnesium oxide and a good multivitamin. Talk with your doctor about medication for pain and follow up as planned. Heal up soon! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A lot: 1st u notice u have grown dark hair under ur cast, goes away. 2nd skinny upper & lower arm. 3rd= [email protected] sore. This is true for all casted joints. There will b a need 4 pt & this rx depends on the complexity of ur fx & if surgery was done. Fx elbow implies intraarticular so u will need lots of pt& hard work. U will need a protective splint 2 wear 4 a while. ...Read more
I had wrist arthroscopy 14 months ago after ruptured triangular cartilage ligaments. Is it advisable to use crutches for broken foot?
5 weeks in a cast for non displaced distal radius fracture.can rotate my thumb but not bend it. Also experiencing a numb, pins and needles sensation ?
Tendons to the thumb: cross over the radius and can be irritated and painful when there is a distal radius fracture. the thumb tendon that raises the thumb can be prone to rupture also. the thumb muscle that flexes the tip originates on the radius and surgery can disturb it transiently. Speak to your surgeon ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What post-operative care do you recommend after open excision of dorsal wrist ganglion once 2-week splint is removed?
I had hand surgery (CMC arthroplasty; trapezium removed) 5 weeks ago. Is it normal to still have pain&stiffness in other fingers? Doing ROM, elevation
Thumb/wrist frozen solid after cast removal 2 weeks ago for broken thumb(first metacarpal at the base).Thumb is still swollen/sensitive. What's wrong?
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