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Shooting Pain In Hand And Wrist
Physiatrist: See a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist, physiatrist for short. They can diagnose is this is a wrist issue or a neck issue and use nerve conduction studies and electromyography to help diagnose. Lastly they can also help direct exact physical therapy and/or interventional/surgical care needed. ...Read more
Both wrist pain.occasionally when gripping something have shooting pain in wrist hand and fingers and cannot bend or straighten fingers.
29/f had EKG a few weeks ago came back good. Still having aching/shooting pain in wrist/hand/shoulder?
I have a lump on back of my wrist that changes in size daily. Also weakness in that hand, occasional shooting pain in forearm. What could this be?
My daughter fell on her hand during soccer.She is complaining of pain on sides of wrist and shooting pain on the back of her hand through index finger?
What is the reason for shooting pain on two fingers on left hand that start at knuckles and at times wrist?
Absolutely: no idea. A neurologist could get a nerve conduction study with or without an electromyogram. You are too young to have carpal tunnel syndrome. Which fingers by the way. Is it the 5th (pinkie) with half the 4th? That would be easy as the ulnar nerve may be the reason. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When ever I qualify with my sidearm, I get a shooting pain on my right hand. This pain originates behind the thumb joint and the wrist after the shot
De Quervain's: syndrome (tendonitis of the extensor tendons about the thumb) can occur in folks who shoot pistols frequently. Shooting can also worsen symptoms of thumb and wrist arthritis. If symptoms are a significant problem a rheumatologist might be able to clarify things. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Left side of wrist aches behind right thumb.Hurts when pressured applied. Sometimes shooting pain up thumb and hand. Cannot bend r wrist backwards wit?
Arthritis: of first carpometacarpal joint is one of the most common causes of this, especially if you use the hand for work or have a known injury. Get a good thumb splint and apply heat and use Tylenol or topical Diclofenac. Good luck. An x-ray would establish the diagnosis, but it is a difficult problem to treat. Good luck! ...Read more
Left hand thumb joint hurts for few months. Lately, the joint on index hurts. Shooting pain in wrist. Cannot open bottles, doorknobs etc without pain.
Dominant hand?: You may want to see an osteopathic physician, who can examine you by doing an osteopathic examination of your neck, spine, upper extremities: arm, elbow, wrist, thumbs. Sometimes, there is a relationship between dysfunction of your wrist, from findings in the neck area that may be in spasm. This is difficult to do without a musculoskeletal examination. Once identified, it is easy to treat. Be seen soon, and get relief. ...Read more