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Tendonitis Hand Palm
I think I have tendonitis. Palm of hand is red and are sore. Also wrist/hand part is also sore. Also pain in front of shoulder possibly rotator cuff.?
It is hard to fully understand your description of symptoms such as these without further information regarding the diagnosis given thus far but there are several nerve related problems that can turn on or turn up the signal in nerves giving pain and discomfort. A peripheral neurpathy can be due to a variety of things, rsd can be ralted to an injured nerve or nerves, hormonal and metabolic problems including thyroid diseease and diabetes can affect circulation, nerve tissue and dryness of skin. Circulation conditions and temperture realted disorders can occur. Smoking can bring on a certain level of problems as well as certain medications
it is equally inport to rule out anything focal such as a peripheral nerve compression like carpal tunnel or cubital tunnel or a simple tendonitsi that aslo may be acting as an underlying trigger for your problem. Talk to your physician about seeing a specialist or two with the idea that they may not solve your issue directly but can rule out some otherwise simpler diagnoses. ...Read more
The palm area below my index fingers on both hands is slightly swollen and my fingers are stiff. Could this be finger tendonitis from overuse?
Possibly yes, but it happening on both sides at the same time is uncommon. It could be a number of other things in a 35 yo female, like rheumatoid. Common things like a ganglion cysts, trigger fingers etc, would be more likely cause of your problem.
Consulting your ortho or hand surgeon would be beneficial for you. ...Read more
Repetitive motion: Wrist and hand tendonitis occurs with repetitive motion activities. This would include those that do prolonged typing, dental hygienists, factory workers, grocery store checkers, hair stylists, and others who use their hands frequently and repetitively. ...Read more
I've been suffering from mild tendonitis on my left hand the past year and a half and I've been wondering how I could treat thanks :)?
Tendonitis: First this is very nonspecific. The hand and wrist has multiple joints, ligaments and tendons. All of which can be the source of your tendinitis. Not the mention that you can acquire masses such as ganglion cysts. Tendinitis rarely last greater than 6 weeks with rest and nsaids. If lasting longer you have to wonder if treatment adequate, or if diagnosis is correct. Recommend you have reevaluated. ...Read more
I iced my hand with tendonitis in 15 minute intervals and it turned blue. What does that mean? Should I not ice it at all?
normal response: The bluish discoloration is simply the response of your skin and the blood vessels in it to cold. You should not simply pack your hand in ice but actually massage it with an ice pack as this helps the local circulation but more importantly, reduces your risk of giving yourself a tissue injury such as frostbite. As long as the blue resolves when your hand warms up, everything is normal. ...Read more
Many: Most of the wrist supports that have some sort of rigid component are fine. I prefer the manutrain made by bauerfeind. ...Read more
No: Tendonitis is inflammation of the tendons- these are often painful, especially when stretched. Tingling usually means an irritated nerve. There may be many causes, and it is important to have it checked, especially if increasing in severity or frequency. The inflamed tendons or their sheaths may be passing through a narrow area (such as the carpal or cubital tunnels) pinching nerves, get it chekd. ...Read more
No: See your doctor asap.Get a more detailed answer ›
What does tendonitis in the lateral aspect of the hand feel like when taking levofloxacin (500mg)?
Will my hand tendonitis last my entire life? Msm or mg tablets I think have helped with rest but it's never completely gone. It's been 3+ yrs.
Have you been: To a hand specialist? What did they say? ...Read more
Hi, I have got patellar tendonitis but I am now suffering with the same type of pain in my right hand, could this be connected?
Generally it's a question of your conditioning level, your technique/equipment compared to what activities your are subjecting your body to. ...Read more
What is the average time that hand tendonitis takes to be fixed? I know every case is different. What does a doctor do to fix it?
Varies with type of:
The tendon involved, severity, duration, whether its acute or chronic and the cause of it.
He'll DX it and advise use of a particular type of splint or brace; prescribe nsaid's, p therapy. It might still take 6-12 weeks to heal completely, although even after improvement, the problem can recur.
Some cases require surgery. ...Read more
I have tendonitis in my right wrist, and now it feels like my left hand wants to join my right in agony and pain. How do I elevate my wrist? And why?
Saw my dr. Yesterday & she said I have tendonitis in one finger & the side of my hand. She prescribed cortisone cream, (very strong) will this work?
Doubtful: Steroid creams applied to the skin will not penetrate to the level of the tendons and therefore will most likely not be successful in treating your problem. ...Read more
Shooting pain with tingling in palm and fingers. When the tingling get bad it becomes hard to move my finger pink & next 2. Could this be tendonitis?
Carpel tunnel syndro: Very likely carpel tunnelGet a more detailed answer ›
Had cortisone shot 5 days ago in ulnar side of wrist for diagnosis of tendonitis. Pain is 100% worse, esp. At night. Area of pain has expanded to hand. Help!
See: The treating physician for examination and treatment ...Read more
Hand tendonitis: This condition is often caused by repetitive injuries from certain hand movements, or finger movements. Analyze your posture and hand placement and then improve work conditions by using proper preventive keyboards to use hands in a less stressful manner. There are special keyboards that are made to be orthopedically more friendly to the hands. Improve chair posture and rest frequently. ...Read more
Pain in middle of elbow when pulling or hanging...Tendonitis? Pain in elbow also when doing hand extension stretches with fingers facing down.
My fingers on my right hand tingle on and off. I had tendonitis surgery over a year ago and nothing since until a month ago. Can it be related?
While this medication will relieve pain it will not treat the underlying problem
http://www. Assh. Org/public/pages/handsurgeons. Aspx
see a hand surgeon. ...Read more
Hi, I'm a 17 year old badmintonplayer. I have pain in my wrist (hand) and the doctor told me it's tendonitis. It's still hurting, what can I do?
Warmup/stretch and: Warm up and stretch before playing and use a wrist spints. ...Read more
My tendonitis has gotten worse in the past year, pain started in my wrist and hand but now affects all the way to my shoulder and my hip, any advice?
Ans: See your doctor. Condition clearly not improving on its own so time to get help ...Read more
Can mobic (meloxicam) cause low back pain? Took it once for hand tendonitis and developed LBP about 10 hrs later
No, it is unlikely:
Mobic (meloxicam) is in a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAIDs) that are used to treat pain and inflammation. common Mobic (meloxicam) side effects are stomach pain, dizziness, headache, blurry vision, but not back pain.
Rec.: see your PCP for further investigation. ...Read more
My forearm aches I believe like tendonitis and my elbow down is swelling and my hand even feels a bit numb. Is that normal?
I'm having numbness and tingling in my hand and pinky and ring finger. I was told its tendonitis but nothibg is helping could I be diabetic?
Ulnar nerve: This sounds like an ulnar entrapment. Diabetics could get this numbness too. An electromyogram can solve this puzzle. Please see a neurologist. ...Read more
Can elbow tendonitis cause weakness in hand and arm? Experiencing these symptoms after taking time off gym over 2 months. MRI came back normal
FreaknessOfWeakness: Not directly. But any significant pain in an area of such frequent use (i.e. the elbow joint) will cause compensatory motions that tend to decrease the overall work load. This can be almost imperceptible but adds up over time, especially if you ditch gym for two months. This is where physical therapy could help: a program of specific graded exercises to get you back in shape with minimal pain. ...Read more
Stiff finger. Thought it was tendonitis, but not other fingers & knuckles are a painful, too. Could this be RA? Left hand, so not from use...
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