Doctor insights on:
Herbal Treatment For Arm Stiffness
What treatment is available for finger contraction in severe rheumatoid arthritis. Is urgent treatment needed for fingers contracted over 12 hrs?
Nerve or joint: You may have subluxation of the finger joint or a dislocated joint. The finger problem can also be due to abnormal pull of a tendon that has slipped. Hopefully that there is no nerve paralysis causing your finger deformity. Yes you should see your rheumatologist as soon as possible who may refer you to an occupational therapist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Change Pillow: You should try different pillow that will keep your neck in a more comfortable and less irritated position when you sleep. This is very personal and depends on how you sleep. Try very flat, contour pillow, etc until you find the best one for you. This should help significantly. ...Read more
Compression or a brace for ankle tendonitis? Other home care treatments? Swelling & pain. Thank you!
Radial head fracture type 1, most pain in wrist/forearm, acute, severe, acetaminophen no help. need arm for work. ideas?
Rest and Elevation: The most important principles are to rest the shoulder joint and keep it elevated in a sling for the first 24-72 hrs. Oral anti inflammatory tabs may help reduce the inflammation as well. If there is ongoing pain after a week, then it is ideal to see your Doctor who may organise an Ultrasound scan to rule out damage to the rotator cuff tendons. At this stage physiotherapy may be helpful as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cervical hnp diagnosed.Arm shoulder neck pain persist even after various nonsurgical management for a year.Is surgery thr only option?Or stick w nonop
Im asking about the scoliosis treatment, osteothritis treatment and cervical muscles spasam treatment?
Scoliosis / pain: That's a very broad question... Happy to answer details, but all of these 'questions' need their own explanation. Often they are connected, as scoliosis and imbalance can cause muscle spasms where the body tries to keep everything in line, while the spine undergoes a three-dimensional deformity over time. Osteoarthritis can effect the spine at all levels+contribute to pain and worsening deformity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Time, activity mod: The condition tends to become chronic and becomes difficult to eradicate, no matter what the treatment. You've probably had standard treatment, including pt and injections. Specific soft tissue mobilization techniques have been helpful, and "blood patch" or platelet rich plasma injections have been coming in to vogue. Surgery is reserved for the most chronic & severe cases. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: It depends on the cause of the pain. ...Read more
Relocate the Elbow: The first thing that needs to be done is to put the elbow joint back in place. This is an urgent issue and needs to be done quickly to avoid long term damage. After the elbow is relocated, the doctor or surgeon will need to assess the stability. If the elbow is unstable surgery may be required. If the elbow is stable it may only need a splint for a short time and then range of motion exercises. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would be the best pain relief for arthritis in hands? Medication, braces, creams, or other suggestions? Thanks! :)
Arthritis: Joint inflammation or arthritis could be due to several reasons. The most common being osteo-arthritis. Continued movement can provide the best outcome. Regular exercises in water is very helpful. Antiinflammatory medications such as ibuprofen are also effective but can cause long term side effects affecting the liver, kidneys, GI track etc. External ointments have less chance of side effects. ...Read more
Can I wear a neck brace for 3 weeks for chronic neck muscle pain that hasnt responded to physical therapy or meds?
Stiffness Or Decreased Movement (Definition)
Stiffness is a symptom of inflammation surrounding a joint or muscle and making it more resistant to movement. Neurological disorders can sometimes cause stiffness. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Herbal treatment for leg stiffness
- Herbal treatment for morning stiffness
- Herbal treatment for knee stiffness
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Arm stiffness
- Herbal treatment for jerky arm movements
- Herbal treatment for broken arm or leg
- Herbal treatment for upper arm muscle weakness
- Talk to a orthopedic surgeon online for free