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Shooting Pain In Left Wrist
Shooting pain frm left back to wrist. Didn't resolve with paraceta or antacid but only with very low dose aspirin. Hi BMI but normal ECG & lft last yr?
Very scared. Pain on back of left wrist at the middle. Wasn't doing anything and went to bend it down and it sent a shooting pain through whole wrist!!!
Both wrist pain.occasionally when gripping something have shooting pain in wrist hand and fingers and cannot bend or straighten fingers.
Nondiagnostic: Such fleeting severe wrist pain is nonspecific without other information. Is it caused by motion of the wrist? Is there a tender area? Shooting pains may be due to an irritable nerve. An orthopedic surgeon is best qualified to evaluate and advise you if symptoms persist. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Left wrist pain for a few months. No injury or numbness/tingling. Full range of motion, but sharp pain wen lifting and hurts randomly.?
Hand exam, x rays: The wrist has many bones and ligaments and can be injured acutely or by wear and tear or have tumors. A hand surgeon will take a detailed history, do a careful physical exam, and order plain x rays. Additional x rays often used are MRI for soft tissue evaluation and CT scan for bones. Hand therapy may be needed and splints, meds, injections, and then arthroscopic or open surgery to gain power grip ...Read more
Wrist pain? I get a pain in my left wrist when I put pressure and do some movements, otherwise There is no pain. I did start a cleaning job weeks ago.
Wrist adjustment: It is probably just your wrist getting used to new movements that you are doing on your new job. It should adjust within a few weeks. If the pain becomes severe or does not go away then see a doctor for an exam. ...Read more
I have sudden severe left wrist pain when turning knobs or reaching back for seat belt, etc. Popping sound. Tendon seems to "catch." Accutane related?
My left wrist pain doesn't go away after a month. Don't remb any trauma to it. only hurts (sharp pain)when I bend my hand backwards/supp weight wif palm?
Wrist sprain: Sounds as though you likely have a wrist sprain. Although fractures initially, if minor trauma, may look benign in nature and the swelling and bruising may develop over the following hours. Something to keep an eye on and if worsens quickly, see your local doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stung by a wasp 15 hours ago on my left wrist. Pain is less and no swelling but feel chills and tired.kinda like mild flu.is this normal?
Wasp sting : It is not unusual to have vague symptoms with a venomous bite or sting. This should pass with time. Antihistamines to reduce the inflammatory response and symptoms treatment. ...Read more
Ulnar Nerve Entraped:
Maybe the following:
http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/guyon%27s_canal_syndrome.
My left arm and wrist, right where my veins are have just a shooting pain and I have no clue where it came from. Can someone help me please?
It started with heartburn&now my left side hurts all the time. My shoulder, arm &wrist all have shooting pain up them constantly should I be concerned?
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
Tingling in left thumb, pointed and middle finger and shooting pain in wrist? Could this be heart related or more likely a nerve?
Wrist pain: Neural complaints are classical of carpal tunnel syndrome and he should have an EMG done for this.CTS initially is treated with wrist splint at night and NSAIDs 3 times a day for 2 months. If symptoms persist then further interventions may be required. Cardiac disease would primarily involve chest pain with radiation to the arm and is not classical in this manner. ...Read more
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