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On And Off Wrist Pain
On and off throbbing pain in front of neck. Normal ekg and blood. I noticed crutch use triggered it and now throbs on and off in wrists. Nerves?
Pain coming from the wrist. In general, the wrist is described as including the radial-carpal joint, the radial-ulnar joint, the joints between the eight carpal bones, and the joints between the carpal bones and the five metacarpal bones. Wrist pain can be caused from traumatic, degenerative, vascular, and inflammatory causes ...Read more
Right arm aches and burns. Shoulder elbow wrist and hand hurt on and off. Look and feel normal. Muscle pains too.line of pain switches front to back.
See a neurologist: There may be pinching of nerves in the neck or just above collar bone. ...Read more
Been having pain for months on and off in left arm. EKG good. Now its my right arm. Near elbow and up. On and off achy pain. Heart? Or nerve?
I have pain on both sides of my left ankle.. Pain shoots up the leg into the calf..little to no swelling. Pain when on and off it..,tryed ice.
Hard to say: I am not sure what type of work you do or type of shoes you wear. If you stand up for a long time, wearing high heeled shoes, this may be reason for suck pain. Please consider seeing a podiatrist or orthopod for evaluation. also what type of pain? Is id dull pain, sharp shooting pain? ...Read more
Needs to be checked: We know that you are a female but we don't know how old you are and how long you have had this pain on hand and fingers and little swelling.It may be some kind of inflammation or arthritis.It needs to be ckecked with a detailed History and Physical exam.And if indicated blood work and xrays etc.So make an appointment and get it checked to know the diagnosis and appropriate treatment ...Read more
Sprained ankle on 11-13 swelling not going down foot cold and pale pain in calf and thigh. On crutches and off foot entirely. Pain unbearable at times?
See a specialist: You don't mention having it properly examined. In addition to a full examination, proper diagnostic testing including X-rays and perhaps an MRI will be useful. The condition (if occurred on Nov 13) is more than 6 weeks. The fact that you remain on crutches is of concern. See an orthopedist or podiatrist to have a proper assessment made. ...Read more
On and off numbness on R.front of head and R.side of face. Along w/numbness and symptoms on and off on R.Side of body. What could be causing this?
I have a cast on my foot and its causing severe pain and moving back and forth. also the crutches are causing bruises on my armpits. tips?
Recast..: Call the surgeon and explain the problem. It sounds like the cast is loose because the foot has shrunk. You also need to have the crutches sized to you and given some crutch training. The training is usually provided by the office staff or hard ware distributor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On and off tingling of hands and feet. Deep breaths cause chest pain on occasion. When turning neck chest will hurt on and off. Slightly nauseous ?
See a doctor: you need to see a doctor that can listen to you,examined you,and treat you you stated four different problem most likely are not related neuropathy from CNS pain with breathing repiratery neck pain muskeloskeletal nausea that could be GI, neuro, respond to pain. si as you can see hard to put them together in one answer without proper history and physical face to face so go and see a doctor ...Read more
Tingling n numbness on wrist on and off. Now, numbness felt on palm and all fingers when I put my arm down or swing arms when I walk. CTS?
Very likely,: the signs and symptoms you are having are consistent with carpal tunnel syndrome. The diagnosis can be made by physical exam and a nerve conduction study. From your history I see cervical disc disease which can also cause similar symptoms. See your physician for the correct diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more
My wrist is going through some pain. It's more painful when i bend my hand downward. Pain is on the top of the wrist and i can't put pressure on it?
Swollen spot on top of wrist. More swollen in am. Pain in wrist and back of hand by thumb. On and off for 2 mnths getting worse. No ins. Manual labor?
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I have been experiencing pain and numbing in my hands and wrists (mainly on the right side). The pain usually radiates up to my elbow and my shoulder.
Hand numbness: Many conditions show From the well known as carpal tunnel and pinched nerve in the neck, to circulation problems, vitamin deficiency, diabetes, thyroid disease, neurological disease, stroke , heart problems and the list goes on and . If you have numbness in your hands especially if it is sudden onset and acompanied by what seems to be a serious disturbance in your health = medical atttention. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What si wrong with my wrist? I'm a 17 year old girl and I have been having this on again off again wrist pain in only my right wrist. I can not bend my wrist to far forward or backwards. It is intense pain if i do. There is no swelling but if i know the e
Wrist Pain: Trauma of some sort is typically at the top of the list of possibilities. It could be an injury that was obvious, something you forgot, or something more subtle such as a repetitive stress or strain (rsi). Other possibilties would include something like a ganglion cyst, that in some situations is not obviously apparent. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been having on and off wrist and hand pain for a few months on the left side of my left hand. I try to rest it as much as possible but it keeps coming back, albeit mildly. It might be caused by the keyboard. I fear it is becoming chronic!
Depends: Causes of wrist pain during lifting include tendonitis, synovitis (early arthritis), wrist sprain (ligament injury) just to name a few. If syndromes persist despite rest and activity modification, see you doctor or a hand specialist for a comprehensive evaluation. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Depends: Wrist pain without fracture is usually due to tendonitis, synovitis (early arthritis), wrist sprain (ligament injury) and arthritis (degenerative and inflammatory). Occasionally wrist pain is the result of something more complicated (cartilage tear, kienbock's, etc). If symptoms persist despite rest and activity modification, see you doctor or a hand specialist for a comprehensive evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Brace and rest: Wear a brace, take NSAID's if you can tolerate, apply ice, rest. If your pain does not improve or if you have a lot of pain, see a specialist. If you have an injury, see a specialist to make sure that you do not have a fracture or a torn ligament. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It depends: Wrist pain can be caused by many things. Doctors are trained to make a diagnosis and treat. The treatment for pain of arthritis (anti-inflammatants) is different from the treatment for carpal tunnel pain (surgery or splints) which is different from trauma pain (rest/casting or sometimes surgery or physical therapy) which is different for nerve pain, etc. See your doctor for a diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Caution: You should discuss this with your supervison and risk management person and with hr. See your doctor or worker compensation provider. Splinting may be needed. Work modification may be needed. Medications may be needed. Imaging such as an x-ray may be needed. Other diagnostic studies may be needed. Often simple things can be done to help prevent pain or modify discomfort. Ask! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wrist Pain: First thing is rest the wrist. Second thing, have it evaluated as there are many forms of wrist pain, some of which i.E scaphoid and scapho-lunate ligament injuries, can get always get a lot worse. There are certain conditions that are readily treatable non-surgically early on, only to be come difficult surgical challenges if left to progress. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wrist pain: Proper positioning of the wrist is essential to mininmizing wrist discomfort from compression neuropathies caused by swelling in the wrist area on the median nerve. Using appropriate wrist guards or splinting may be useful. Occasionally a steroid injection may be helpful prior to surgery. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers