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Tendons Of The Hand And Wrist
Can't extend fingers: These are the tendons that you use when you uncurl your fist and straighten out your fingers. They sometimes rupture because of rheumatoid or other inflammatory arthritis, especially if there has been a lot of swelling in the wrist for a long time. This problem can be surgically repaired, but it is better to prevent the problem than repair it. See your doctor. ...Read more
Recent joint and tendon pain in feet, legs, hands and wrist. Pain is constant but seems less tolerable at times. What could be cause?
3 time a day at 1st: Dmso is a very safe agent that often reduces pain and inflammation when applied topically. Once absorbed it's metabolized into msm, also anti-inflammatory. While there's not much research it's reasonable to try. For guidelines ; other suggestions see http://www.Drweil.Com/drw/u/id/qaa123924 also see http://www.Dailymile.Com/blog/health/dmso-the-best-injury-treatment-youve-never-heard-of. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have cut so deep i hit a tendon, my wrist and hand are starting to really hurt specially in the palm and thumb area. I am losing a lot of strength and feeling in my fingers and thumb. Is that because i cut my tendon or could it be something else?
1 month after hand tendon repair a non mobile lump very painful appeared on the incision at the side of the wrist/base of the thumb?
Cant open fingers last three of right hand. Knot on top. And hard mass where tendons and veins are on inside wrist. Very painful.
Hand injury i was recently in a accident where my hand and wrist were cut open severing the tendons muscles and legaments away from the bone of my thumb. And now I have little use of my hand. How long does an injury like this take to heal and how much of
My daughter has complained of wrist/ hand pain 4 couple of weeks our gp checked and said it was bruised tendon but 2nite she says it's painfull agAin ?
Be seen again: If there is any history of trauma to the wrist and no initial xray was done that should be done now. It is possible to have a hairline fracture that does not cause any swelling or bruising at the site. Even if it would have the potential to heal on its own it is not likely that a child would be keeping it immobilized on their own. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I recently had the middle finger on my left hand(from the tip to the first knuckle)repaired do to a serious injury to (my finger vs. A spinning router bit. The tendon was totally sliced up so the dr. Had to graft some tendon from my wrist as well as skin.
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