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Joint In Thumb Pain And Popping
Thumb pain with tingling, also in the rest of the right hand, prior to that, i had a severe neck pain with "popping" sounds in the neck`s joints. ?
Thumbs have been really soar for months. Now right thumb keeps popping out of joint. I've never injured it to my knowledge. This is very painful. Why?
In the morning, both ip thumb joints are locked up but release after popping. It is not painful but its new. As a 25 yr old artist, is this a concern?
Popping thumbs: You might have trigger finger (trigger thumbs). It is 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 results in difficulty flexing or extending the thumb. See a hand specialist to confirm the diagnosis and to provide appropriate tx. ...Read more
I have a snapping or popping of the tendon on my distal phalanx joint of the left thumb. Most likely overuse of shifting on the bike. Suggestions?
Woke up with sore thumb despite normal when going to bed. It keeps popping all day at the joint. Minor pain but mostly annoying. Cause? Outlook?
Trigger Thumb?: You MAY have Trigger Thumb, a condition resulting from an inflamed tendon. Here's a link http://www.webmd.com/rheumatoid-arthritis/guide/trigger-finger#1 You you may have simple sprain or something else. Please see your doc for diagnosis and treatment. Peace and good health. ...Read more
My thumb on my right hand keeps popping out of joint , really hurts . Hurts when it goes back in ,with my help . Any thing I can do for this ?
Yes: Time to see the orthopedic for treatment options. In the meantime try to protect the finger. ...Read more
Distal phalanx pain in my thumb joint is swollen red & keeps popping & clicking sound when I bend it. Gotten worse over 5yrs what's wrong?
I have pain in thumb joint(closest to nail). Pain on movement and touch, also there is a "popping/crackling" sound on touching joint. Now both hands ?
Needs to be checked: Pain in both thumbs and popping cracking on touching suggest that there is inflammation and cause may be arthritis or something else if there is no history of trauma.It should be checked by your family doctor to make the proper diagnosis anr appropriate treatment.In the mean while you can take over the counter pain med like motrin if you are not allergic and do not have stomach ulcer ...Read more