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I have a very sharp pain on the top of my wrist. I haven't had any trauma. It's like a sharp pinch. Should I see a doctor for it ?

I have a very sharp pain on the top of my wrist. I haven't had any trauma. It's like a sharp pinch. Should I see a doctor for it ?

YourPrimaryPhysician: at least decision maker, is always yourself, deciding what is relevant, what options sought, whose assistance you seek (powerfully determining/influencing what options are promoted) what options pursued & who lives with the outcomes. Rec: study anatomy on the net, Google images & videos & work to understand the possibilities. MDs can help yet insurance rewarded for ? time & ? $ options, ? best.. ...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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Sharp pain in forearm, only hurts when i lift something or try to bend my wrist back. I feel the pain on the top of my arm, in between the bones.

Sharp pain in forearm, only hurts when i lift something or try to bend my wrist back. I feel the pain on the top of my arm, in between the bones.

Lateral epicondyliti: There are several possibilities, but among the more common is lateral rpicondylitis, also known as tennis elbow. It invest an inflammation or even a tear in the extensor tendons to the wrist. Treatment can include ice, NSAIDs, a counter force brace; or if it does not respond, a cortisone shot will often take care of it. Don't hesitate to be seen. ...Read more

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Pain on top of left hand. Also in thumb area and wrist.Sharp pain with swelling and heat. What does this mean?

Pain on top of left hand. Also in thumb area and wrist.Sharp pain with swelling and heat. What does this mean?

Hand pain: That depends on some thingg. Was there an injury involved? Was there an overuse injury - meaning a repetative action that may have caused a sprain? This could also be an inflammation or tendonitis depending on the location. More information is needed to make a diagnosis. If this continues or worsens you may want to see your primary care physician. Rest and Ice it to see if improves ...Read more

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Joint pain in different areas of my body. Right wrist, left forearm, right ankle. About 6 weeks ago i noticed that my right wrist felt sore a sharp pain located at the top. The pain spread to my small finger and up on my arm. Last week my right ankle star

With : With multiple joint problems that have spanned years, you may be developing some kind of arthritic condition. The other thing that comes to mind is lime disease, or some sort of infection from an insect bite. Your best starting point is your primary care physician, who can order blood tests and get x-rays of these painful joints, and perhaps then refer you to a rheumatologist (in the case of an arthritic condition) or an infectious diseases specialist (in the case of an insect bite that caused an infection). ...Read more

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What can I do for sharp pain on left side of my wrist?

See details: If the pain is on your thumb side, it is likely a dequervains tenosynovitis. See an orthopedist to be sure. ...Read more