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Doctor insights on: I Have Pain In My Right Hand Whenever I Pick Stuff Up That Is Heavy The Pain Lasts For An Hour Or So After Picking Something Heavy Up

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I have pain in my right hand whenever I pick stuff up that is heavy. The pain lasts for an hour or so after picking something heavy up?

I have pain in my right hand whenever I pick stuff up that is heavy. The pain lasts for an hour or so after picking something heavy up?

Arthritis: This is a classic story for arthritis: pain with use (or shortly after) that lasts for a while then fades. Probably most common is arthritis at the base of the thumb where the thumb attaches to the wrist. Hand surgeons are very good at treating this -- cortisone shot and a hand-thumb brace or surgery. Ask your doctor about seeing a hand surgeon and you'll get good relief! ...Read more

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Right hand pain for last 3 months?

Right hand pain for last 3 months?

Maybe Carpal tunnel: Several things cause hand pain. But most common appears to be carpal tunnel.
http://www. Loredohands. Com/carpal-tunnel-treatment-dallas-texas

The carpal tunnel is a narrow, bony passageway in the wrist connecting the hand to the arm through which several tendons and the median nerve pass. When the tendons within the carpal tunnel become inflamed or swell they can compress the median nerve, resul ...Read more

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I have pain in my right ear, right shoulder and right hand. Pain is not tolerable. Please suggest me some solution. Thank you.?

I have pain in my right ear, right shoulder and right hand. Pain is not tolerable. Please suggest me some solution. Thank you.?

Is there a connexion: It is hard to imagine one condition causing all 3 symptoms as being caused by 1 condition. If they are connected, then a disease affecting the upper spinal cord & adjacent nerve roots on the right may be responsible. Another possibility is an acute flair of rheumatoid arthritis. Other possibilities exists. Solution: see your doctor. ...Read more

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I've haf this lower right hand pain which has come and gone over a few days. I have an old ergo keyboard. Should I switch?

I've haf this lower right hand pain which has come and gone over a few days. I have an old ergo keyboard. Should I switch?

Yes: Yes, but if the pain does not disappear, the cause needs to be identified. It can be tendon/joint problems (arthritis, tendinitis, etc.) or nerve disease (carpal tunnel syndrome, etc.). Many of these conditions are treatable and the tests (blood work, x-rays, nerve conduction tests) are available through your regular physician. If no abnormality is found, the problem may still be ergonomic. ...Read more

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Could right hand pain in situs inversus person indicate heart problem?

Could right hand pain in situs inversus person indicate heart problem?

Situs Inversus: If you have situs inversus (your abdominal organs are opposite of "normal" people - so your stomach/spleen are on the right side and your liver/gall bladder on the left) but you have a totally anatomically normal heart (even if it is in your right chest)-I doubt your hand pain is related to your heart. If it continues to bother you, you should talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Right hand pain when doing foreplay. Carpal tunnel? Too much repetitive motion?

Not likely: It may be the position of your hand during foreplay. Extremes of wrist flexion or extension may put pressure on the median nerve, inside the carpal tunnel. Thumb arthritis is also a common cause of hand pain. Either of these conditions could be your problem. Try to get into a comfortable position and if you start to feel discomfort, change positions. ...Read more

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I am experiencing hand pain, wrist pain and unable to grip. My right hand is the hand I'm experiencing pain in. When I try to open something etc.

I am experiencing hand pain, wrist pain and unable to grip. My right hand is the hand I'm experiencing pain in. When I try to open something etc.

Could be: carpal tunnel syndrome. This is a condition where the median nerve gets entrapped at the wrist. See your doctor for definitive diagnosis and proper treatment, because this condition is readily treatable. ...Read more

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After lifting dresser bent over with right hand. Pain and swelling in mid lower back. What do I do. It's been 5 days.

After lifting dresser bent over with right hand. Pain and swelling in mid lower back. What do I do. It's been 5 days.

As long as there are: No shooting pains or weakness in your legs it is likely a pulled or strained muscle. Anti-inflammatory meds like Ibuprofen or Naproxen can help. Take as directed. The swelling more concerning. If pain worsens or same intensity last more than 2 weeks should consult orthopedic surgeon for exam and mri. Can take 6 weeks to completely heal. ...Read more

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Extreme hand pain with numbness and tingling I've tried braces but doesn't help started in right hand now both hands I work in a factory what can help?

Diagnosis first: Hand pain, numbness can indicate carpal tunnel or another nerve compression syndrome. Once your diagnosis is made then anti-inflammatory medication, corticosteroid injections, work modification, further testing to see if other things such as metabolic or endocrine or inflammatory conditions exist. Talk to your PCP and consider a consultaion with a hand surgeon ...Read more

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Right hand pain starting near thumb, raidiates around the wrist, up the backside of my forearm and backside of my upperarm to my neck and shoulder.

Radial Radiculopathy: 31 yo fem has pain radiating from neck, shoulder, arm & to thumb has radial nerve impingement, which might be at level of cervical spine or brachial plexus. Neurology consult, nerve conduction studies, & MRI are indicated. Thoracic outlet syndrome might be more probable in 30's female absent cervical injury history. Look for ipsilateral lower shoulder with deconditioned Superior trapezius muscle. ...Read more

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Pain in both hands, most of the pain between thumb and index finger of right hand- pain radiates past wrist into lower part of arm, strength loss hands.

Hand pain: Can be related to arthritis from the cmc (base of thumb) or stt (inside of thumb) arthritis, possible tenosynovitis of the dorsal compartment, or possible carpal or radial nerve issue. A physical examination with shed light on exact cause to determine best treatment. ...Read more

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Right hand pain. Sensitive skin upon touch. No trauma wrist rotation and use of hand painful all fingers hurt forearm pain when rotating wrist. Cause?

Right hand pain. Sensitive skin upon touch. No trauma wrist rotation and use of hand painful all fingers hurt forearm pain when rotating wrist. Cause?

Hand Pain: This is an unusua and complexl enough mix of symptoms that i'd say you should be seen by a hand doctor. That's not to say you need to worry about it, but some things just need to be seen in person. ...Read more

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A severe right hand pain for about 6 months. The pain is more in the elbow and wrist. C spine mri, aoeterial doppler ESR RA s uric normal.

A severe right hand pain for about 6 months. The pain is more in the elbow and wrist. C spine mri, aoeterial doppler ESR RA s uric normal.

See below: Was the MRI of your hand or your neck---would neck to know to fully answer. However; you may benefit from having a nerve conduction study on this arm which may determine what you have. ...Read more

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I have hand pain whenever I wakeup, washing cloths, doing something work. I am 21 aged female. I have son 2 years?

I have hand pain whenever I wakeup, washing cloths, doing something work. I am 21 aged female. I have son 2 years?

De Quervain's?: There is a condition "de Quervain's disease" that results from inflammation in the wrist and thumb causing pain. This is associated with repetitive use, such as in lifting an infant from a crib or ground, wringing laundry...Pain when twist your wrist or lift something between your thumb and finger. Get evaluated. A specific splint can be made, ice and anti-inflammatory, and physical therapy. ...Read more

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I get wrist and hand pain bad bad when its cold what could be causing this? It started when I was still pregnant last year in the winter

I get wrist and hand pain bad bad when its cold what could be causing this? It started when I was still pregnant last year in the winter

Raynaud phenomenon: Could be a few things but a likely culprit is Raynaud disease is an episodic reduction in the blood supply to the fingers and/or toes occurring mainly in response to cold or occasionally stress. Do you smoke? Worth seeing your doctor about.
https://www. Niams. Nih. Gov/health_info/raynauds_phenomenon/raynauds_ff. Asp ...Read more

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How can I relieve hand pain?

How can I relieve hand pain?

Find cause: The first step in any treatment plan is to learn first what the problem is. Once you find the cause of your hand pain then you can tailor appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Hand pain over a month after an iv?

Hand pain over a month after an iv?

Poss. Nerve injury: I see a few patients a month with persistent pain after IV placement. This can be due to a hematoma formation or nerve injury. Recommended treatment is warm compress for the hematoma and contrast compress (hot and cold) for nerve injury. Prescription topical creams and therapy may be helpful. Symptoms usually resolve spontaneously, but tis can take u to a year. See a hand surgeon for an eval. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce hand pain fast?

Splint: Ice, compress, pain meds, nsaids. That being said, it would be best to see a hand doctor to determine what the cause of the pain is. ...Read more

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What are some common causes of hand pain?

What are some common causes of hand pain?

Trauma carpal tunnel: Arthritis degenerative or rheumatoid peripheral neuropathy and compressive neuropathof hand elbow or neck general answer fora generaL question more details can lead to more specific list how didivit start what makes it worse or better history of trauma? Associated non pain symptoms nubness tingling where exactly in the hand do you feel the pain? ...Read more

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How do you relieve hand pain quickly? Ice?

Pain from what?: Carpal tunnel syndrome, dequervain's tendinitis, arthritis, gout, sprain/strain, ulnar nerve entrapment are few examples of causes of pain in hands etc...Rest/motrin/aleve may help with pain. Ice is usually only useful after injury to prevent excessive swelling etc...It may reduce some pain. Please post a more specific question and I am sure it will be answered accordingly. Good luck. ...Read more

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Who knows anything about hand pain while writing?

Who knows anything about hand pain while writing?

Best start: The best start would be with a primary care physician or a rheumatologist. The cause needs to be identified. It is usually tendon/joint problems (arthritis, tendinitis, etc.) or nerve disease (carpal tunnel syndrome, etc.). Many of these conditions are treatable and the tests (blood work, x-rays, nerve conduction tests) are simple and helpful. ...Read more

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I have worsening hand pain, is there anything to help?

I have worsening hand pain, is there anything to help?

Yes: We need to determine the cause and then we can begin the treatment. So go see your doc for an exam to learn the problem. ...Read more

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What can I say if I have recurrent hand pain while working? No workmans comp.

Identify cause: If there is an abnormality, the cause needs to be identified. It can be tendon/joint problems (arthritis, tendinitis, etc.) or nerve disease (carpal tunnel syndrome, etc.). Many of these conditions are treatable and the tests (blood work, x-rays, nerve conduction tests) are simple and helpful. If no abnormality is found, the problem may be ergonomic. ...Read more

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Hand pain, I kept complaining till an IV was removed. Why should I need to do that?

You shouldn't: Hand pain in a hand containing an IV could indicate infiltration of the iv. It is a relative indication to remove the IV and restart elsewhere if it is needed. ...Read more

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Wrist and hand pain/ weakness, who is the best qualified to treat this?

Wrist and hand pain/ weakness, who is the best qualified to treat this?

Maybe carpal tunnel: Most specific would be hand specialty surgeon, but you might want to see a neurologist, get evaluated and perhaps do an EMG study for confirmation. ...Read more

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I am experiencing hip pain. The following also describes me: Hand pain. What should I do?

I am experiencing hip pain. The following also describes me: Hand pain. What should I do?

Osteo arthritis?: If there is no history of injury- one should consider osteo arthritis or even gout. See ypur GP to make a diagnosis and start treatment. An anti inflammatory should help with your pain. ...Read more