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I have an Indent on the top of my hand near the wrist along with pain that it hurts to move it at all.what is it and should I worry?

I have an Indent on the top of my hand near the wrist along with pain that it hurts to move it at all.what is it and should I worry?

See hand specialist: I cannot say what you have without examining you. This could indicate the beginning of a cystic wrist lesion called a ganglion. You should see a hand specialist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I sprained my wrist and it hurts through the tops of my hands. What should I do?

I sprained my wrist and it hurts through the tops of my hands. What should I do?

First get a diagnosi: As a sprain " can mean so many things see a hand surgeon there could be a contusion or something as severe as a complete ligament disruption even with negative x-rays. early rx includes, ice, splinting and NSAIDs but don't assume the injury is simple if pain continues, it can be quite complex ...Read more

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Continous pain in top of hand and wrist especially when bending hand or grasping objects?

Continous pain in top of hand and wrist especially when bending hand or grasping objects?

Hand pain: tendinitis is what it sounds like. carpal tunnel would hurt under your wrist and hand. try anti inflammatories ...Read more

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I'm experiencing sharp pain on the outside half of top of my hand and wrist mostly when bending forward or back for about a week. What could it be?

I'm experiencing sharp pain on the outside half of top of my hand and wrist mostly when bending forward or back for about a week. What could it be?

Tendonitis: Probably some inflammation in the tendons on the back of the hand/wrist. Try immobiliizing the wrist with an ace wrap or brace for a week, taking some ibuprofen and avoiding activities that cause pain. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Injury?: It sounds as if you have an injury to the dorsal wrist capsule or extensor tendons. Wrist splinting, rest, antiinflammatories and ice may help to ease inflammation. If this does it resolve within in 7-10 days, evaluation na d imaging may be recommended. ...Read more

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The top of both of my wrists ache up to the top of my hands.

The top of both of my wrists ache up to the top of my hands.

Need an Exam: The range of possibilities is really still too large with the given information. A nerve conduction study may help determine if it is from a nerve compression issue like carpal tunnel syndrome, along with electromyogram it may help determine if there is a nerve compression near the neck. You will need to see a neurologist or physiatrist for these types of test. ...Read more

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