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Thumb and wrist pain in left hand when wrist is bent forward (hand towards me). Pain located on the thumb side of the wrist only. What could this be?

Thumb and wrist pain in left hand when wrist is bent forward (hand towards me). Pain located on the thumb side of the wrist only. What could this be?

DeQuervain's: This is tenosynovitis of the first dorsal compartment of the wrist. You have basically performed a finkelstein test. Go see your orthopaedic surgeon for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Pain in my left hand and wrist that is brought on by moving the hand up and down, there is also a slight pink color to the top of my hand.

Pain in my left hand and wrist that is brought on by moving the hand up and down, there is also a slight pink color to the top of my hand.

Wrist pain: pain in the wrist may be from trauma overuse or inflammation from infection or avascular condition. I recommend an xray a trial with antiimmflamatory and relative rest . artichoke and avocado are naturals. see your Doctor ...Read more

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I have pain in my left hand and wrist that hurts when I move my hand around. Part of my hand is a slight pink color and is warm to touch. ?

I have pain in my left hand and wrist that hurts when I move my hand around. Part of my hand is a slight pink color and is warm to touch. ?

? Infection: The pink color and warmth makes me worry about an infection. You need to be seen tonight in an Urgent care or ER. Tell your parents right now and go. Don't wait until morning as this could be very serious. ...Read more

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Have mild/moderate pain/burning sensation in left hand/wrist for over a week. No visible cause. Worse when touched. Whats wrong?

Have mild/moderate pain/burning sensation in left hand/wrist for over a week. No visible cause. Worse when touched. Whats wrong?

Nerve impingement: can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See interventional pain management specialist or neurologist for definitive diagnosis and management. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing extreme fatigue in the last few weeks. This has been coupled with joint pain in my left fingers/hand/wrist. Ideas?

I have been experiencing extreme fatigue in the last few weeks.  This has been coupled with joint pain in my left fingers/hand/wrist. Ideas?

It could be a lot of: There's no single test to confirm a diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome. You may have to undergo a variety of medical tests to rule out other health problems that have similar symptoms. Treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome focuses on symptom relief.Good luck thanks. ...Read more

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I'm having needle like pain in my chest left side plus pain in left wrist hand and lower arm area plus needle pain shooting to the top of my head?

I'm having needle like pain in my chest left side plus pain in left wrist hand and lower arm area plus needle pain shooting to the top of my head?

Needs evaluation: This can certainly be caused from a pinched nerve however given the symptoms of left sided arm and chest pain i would recommend a cardiac evaluation to make sure there isn't anything more serious or life threatening occurring. If cardiac issues are ruled out then an evaluation by a hand surgeon or neurologist would be a good start. ...Read more

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Pain in left shoulder area...Sometimes hand, wrist, and arm also? Heart related? 29f, pretty healthy

Pain in left shoulder area...Sometimes hand, wrist, and arm also?  Heart related? 29f, pretty healthy

Not Likely: Best to rule out a cardiac process by a baseline ekg and history and physical. That said, my suspicion would be that this is a musculoskeletal problem that needs diagnosis and treatment. See your pcp for evaluation if it doesn't resolve. ...Read more

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Heart been investigated- normal. But chest pain, jaw pain, left shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand/fingers! Left leg also throbs when SX are bad.What is it?

Heart been investigated- normal. But chest pain, jaw pain, left shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand/fingers! Left leg also throbs when SX are bad.What is it?

Neck?: Is it possible that the pain originates in your cervical spine? Any trauma, known spine issue? Alternatively, it may be related to peripheral nerves on the left side. You will need a full neurologic evaluation to further determine the etiology of your symptoms. ...Read more

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Why every time i go to sleep my left hand and wrist go numb and tingles?

Why every time i go to sleep my left hand and wrist go numb and tingles?

Numbness: Sometimes this can be cause by your position of sleep, particularly if laying on your arm. It can also be related to carpal tunnel syndrome, nerve compression higher in the arm/neck areas, vascular compression, and more. Consider seeing seeing your doctor to be evaluated further. ...Read more