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Thumb Basal Joint Pain
Arthritis of the : Base of the thumb they call it mc joint. Check it out good luck. ...Read more
I'm getting intermittent sudden sharp and sever pain in end of thumb, not always same thumb, no injury or swelling. I have lupus, so have joint pain?
Arthritis: Lupus is a cause of inflammatory arthritis. Arthritis in the thumbs can be positional and activity related, so certain things can cause sharp, intermittent pain. Get an x-ray of your hands to find out. Start by getting an evaluation from your primary care provider. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there DIY solutions for hands' and fingers' (particularly thumbs) joint pain resulting from overuse of game controllers and phone texting?
Well, yes: No one ever likes this response, but it's the only honest and accurate response there is: cut back on the video games and texting. With any kind of over-use injury caused by a repetitive activity, it will not get better until you cut back on the activity, often for 3-6 weeks until healing occurs, then prevent a recurrence by knowing your limits and resting when symptoms start to re-develop. ...Read more
I noticed the positioning of my fingers are shifting towards my thumb not away from it what can cause this? I do have joint pain but neg RF pos ANA
Rheumatologist.: Patients who lack both RF and anti-CCP antibodies may be diagnosed with RA based upon findings otherwise characteristic of RA if appropriate exclusions of other diagnosis are met. Such patients with seronegative RA have usually less severe Rheumatoid Arthritis that those with RF positive. ...Read more
Sudden sever and intermittent pain in thumb, no injury or swelling. Happens during normal activity and during rest. Have lupus joint pain. Whats prob?
Probably SLE: The most likely cause with your history is that it is arthritis due to i our sle. Other possibilities include carpal tunnel syndrome, cervical disk disease, and other types of arthritis or tendon injuries. I would recommend you speak with your rheumatologist about this at your next visit. ...Read more
What type of surgery can I get for thumb joint pain ? I previously had carpal tunnel tunnel surgery6 months ago
In the past month i've developed bony growths on 3 of my finger/knuckles & 1 of my thumbs. I have a lot of overall joint pain but this is new. Ideas?
That rapid a growth?: Osteoarthritis would not hit that quickly in an asymmetric fashion. Ii also bet you had pain as the bone enlarged. The only major bone forming arthritis is psoriatic arthritis. See your rheumatologist. If you or relatives have had psoriasis, it's the best bet! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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