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Pain On The Outside Of The Wrist
Pain on outside of wrist when lifting weights. So pulling a weight towards my body using my wrist causes pain on the right side of right hand.?
Wrist strain: Sounds like a simple wrist strain, or overuse injury of the soft tissues of the wrist. It's best to rest it, wear a brace or support, ice when possible and take Ibuprofen or other anti-inflammatory. Avoid or limit activities that cause pain or this can become more chronic. Go see your doctor if it's not improving within a week or so. ...Read more
Had mono 2 mnths ago, then minor shingles, now sharp nerve/vein pain along wrists/knees/outside armpit. On acyclovir. Veins sticking out, concerned?
Pain: Yes, you should go see your medical provider. ...Read more
I have pain on the outside of my wrist after benchpress and incline benchpress. Hurts when lifting items. For 2 weeks without weight training?
Start out with: Ace wraps and rest the area with a regimen of anti-inflammatory medications, then slowly start to regain activities of daily living with the wrist. Physical therapy may benefit as well. If it is severe, unrelenting and gets worse, not better, see orthopaedic wrist specialist. Good luck. ...Read more