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Hand symptom - the muscular part at the thumb side is hurting, but don't know why?

Hand symptom - the muscular part at the thumb side is hurting, but don't know why?

Arthritis: The most common cause of pain in the muscle at the base of the thumb is arthritis. Pain is typically worse with use - especially pinching, turning a key, and trying to open a lid. Treatment is with splinting, medication, and heat. If pain persists see a hand surgeon. ...Read more

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Symptoms of hand ischemia. What is treatment?

Symptoms of hand ischemia. What is treatment?

Pain, pallor: And pulselessness....Treatment is revascularization or removal of arterial compression. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms and treatment for ganglion cysts on the hands?

What are the symptoms   and treatment for ganglion cysts on the hands?

Excision: Excision is usually curative other option is aspiration but reoccurrence is a problem. ...Read more

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What r symptoms of nerve injury in hand. What is course of treatment?

What r symptoms of nerve injury in hand. What is course of treatment?

Numbness: Numbness, tingling, weakness and loss of movement. Outcome depends on the cause and if any treatment is offered. ...Read more

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What are the causes, symptoms and treatment options for Parkinson's disease in elderly women. Is mild tremor of the hands indicative of the illness?

What are the causes, symptoms and treatment options for Parkinson's disease in elderly women. Is mild tremor of the hands indicative of the illness?

Gods Rx Available!!: Dopamine meds are mainstay of treatment. Modern therapy recommends longer lasting, milder potency meds first: Azilect (mao-b selective inhibitor) & Dopamine agonists (requip xl/mirapex er/neupro--cautiously in the elderly). If these are inadequate & stronger meds are needed to manage symptoms, then sinemet +/- Comtan (stalevo (carbidopa and levodopa and entacapone) is both together) are begun. Tailor rx with side effects in mind. ...Read more

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Can small wrists and hands be a sign of growth hormone deficiency? Would treatment work at age 18?

Can small wrists and hands be a sign of growth hormone deficiency? Would treatment work at age 18?

Simple diagnostic: Have an x-ray of the wrists and hands. From that information the radiologist can calculate a "bone age". If the growth plates are closed, then growth is over. If the growth plates are open, then more growth is possible. I suggest consulting a pediatric endocrinologist at that point. ...Read more

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What r symptoms of nerve entrapment in hand. What is treatment? Would it affect a chronic radial artery occlusion? If so how?

Numbness in fingers: Carpal tunnel is the most common nerve entrapment in the hand. It causes numbness in the thumb, index, and middle fingers. This can be treated with splints, injections, or surgery. Radial artery occlusion can cause numbness, but fingers would tend to be cooler and possibly discolored. Get it checked out. ...Read more

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How to cure cold pianist hands? What treatment will i need?

Cause: I treat a musician with freezing hands. She needed to play outdoors at the president's inauguration. We used acupuncture to warm her hands. This required use of semi-permanent needles in the ears. Very effective. But it is important to seek medical evaluation to determine the cause. ...Read more