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My Arm Creaks When I Make A Fist
If i make a fist, my ring finger joint to wrist across the palm hurts. Does anyone know what kind of injury i have?
Several things: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them. ...Read more
Tendinitis: "intersection syndrome" is a form of tendinitis (actually "tenosynovitis") of the wrist and thumb tendons located on the back side of the wrist just above the joint. This makes a very stereotypical "creaking" sound as you move your wrist. Arthritis can make a crunchy-like sound/sensation at a joint. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Can you get a pinched never if your elbow was out of place? It's been 5 months and i still can't make a fist with arm extended or lift
Elbow.I: Of course but proper term is nerve impingement or crowding. All 3 nerves to hand- ulcer, radial and median nerve pass thru elbow. So consult family dr. Or neurologist. You can be tested with EMG and nc ( nerve conduction ) studies to determine which nerve is involved. Nerves have 3 functions- sensation to bone, skin but most importaint is motor power-makes muscles work. Is forearm smaller than o. ...Read more
Elbow: The most common reasons for elbow pain including inflammatory issues such as tennis or golfers elbow. These issues do not necessarily have to be related to these sports. Regardless you would need an evaluation by an orthopedic surgeon or at least your primary care doctor to determine the true clause and diagnosis. This will help with guiding treatment options. ...Read more
So I punched a wall about six days ago it hurt the first two days then the pain went away,but now it hurts to make a fist and my whole arm hurts ?
Needs evaluation: It is very common to fracture the bones in the hand when we punch hard objects, e.g., walls, another person's face, etc. Since you are having worsening pain, I would seek medical attention. You would benefit from an examination and imaging studies like an X-ray to determine if there are any fractures. If fractures are present, you may need to see an Orthopedic surgeon for treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I fell down on my left arm two weeks ago .I can bend my arm and make a fist however I have tinlgingin my arm and its very sore above my elbow do I ?
I'm having really bad elbow pain that bony part hurts when i raise my arm or make a fist or pick up something heavy i don't remember doing anything to?
The commonest prob--: Lem is most likely tennis elbow (lat epicondylitis), with pain on the outer aspect of lower end of the upper arm (humerus) bone. Golfer's elbow (med epicodylitis) is not so common, with pain on inner aspect at lower end of the humerus. Pain meds that you are taking, with elbow strap, pt with massage/stretching exercises would be beneficial. Steroid or prp shots are helpful. See an orthopodist. ...Read more
I'm experiencing an episode where I felt weakness in my arms, and I could barely make a fist. I also have neck pain, and a tingling feeling in my head?
Weakness in arms: I think it would be a good idea for you to see a Psychologist. He/she will work you through the problems and then help you feel improved. One clinic visit is not likely to be enough. You must follow the advice of the Psychologist! ...Read more