Doctor insights on:
Is There A Natural Way To Heal A Swollen Trigger Finger
Trigger finger is a common disorder of later adulthood characterized by catching, snapping or locking of the involved finger flexor tendon, associated with dysfunction and pain. A disparity in size between the flexor tendon and the surrounding retinacular pulley system, most commonly at the level of the first annular (a1) pulley, results in difficulty flexing ...Read more
Post operative trigger finger problems, incision site is still swollen after 5 months. Is this normal?
No: You are a bit far out from surgery to still have that much pain. There are several possibilities that include a neuroma, could have a dupytrens nodule forming in area of scar, may have adhesions of underlying flexor tendon etc. Probably worth while having it rechecked or get another opinion with hand specialist. ...Read more
What is the treatment for trigger finger? Have had for 2 days and keeps locking & clicking. Tried splint overnight but no relief. Not swollen or pain.
Trigger finger: Tape the finger which is sticking or "triggering " to the one next to it for several days. Start consistent use of NSAID like ibuprofen 600 mg with food 3x a day for 10-14 days. Continue to splint affected finger out straight at nite for several weeks. Avoid activities which produce finger pain or triggering ...Read more
I had carpal tunnel surgery and trigger finger release surgery a week ago and my hand is really stiff and swollen. I was told i needed to bend my fin?
MOVING fingers fully: after surgery for CTS or trigger finger is very important. I always tell my surgical patients that when they return to the office after surgery I want to see them make a full fist AND straighten their fingers out so they can lay their hand flat. Speak to your surgeon to make sure you are doing the right thing , but most agree on this. Not "overdo" it BUTlike touching ones toes, after it is easier ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is ice an effective non-drug treatment for trigger finger alongside splint? How long to ice if it is? Thumb is swollen at joint.
I made operation to release my trigger fingers ystrdy, r hand index and l hand middle the doctor ddnt give me any medicine.My fingers r swollen now!
What is apca blood test when checking for ra? My sed rate rheu factor and c reactive protein are all normal. I have stiff fingers and swollen tendons like trigger fingers in am.
Best RA test: Anti-citrullinated protein antibody. Probably my typographical error -- acpa is considered by many to be more sensitive and more specific for rheumatoid arthritis than any of the old classic tests you have listed. So is anti-cyclic citrullinated protein. Your physician is familiar with these. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Could plantar faciitis, knees that hurt going down stairs or up, trigger fingers in both hands w/ swollen lumps in palms be related? Crp elev sed low
Plantar fasciitis : Is a common diagnosis for heel pain. When one combines the other conditions mentioned, there are autoimmune dissorders that come to mind. A very common autoimmune condition inclueds RA (rheumatoid arthritis) and the panus that could associated with it. Additional tests are indicated. See you physician for other tests. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Is there a natural way to treat dermatographia?
- Is there a natural way to get rid of floaters?
- Is there a natural way to stop premature ejaculation?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Is there a natural way to treat hives?
- Is there a safe natural way to terminate a pregnancy?
- Is there a natural way to treat hypothyroidism?
- Is there a natural way to stop your period?
- Talk to a hand surgeon online for free