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What Does It Mean When Your Hand Hurts
Few things: It could simply be pain due to writing too much or gripping the pen too hard. Other possibilities includes tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and arthritis (usually osteoarthritis). These are not generally not hard to diagnose. Start with your primary care physician. If no help, see a rheumatologist. ...Read more
What does it mean when the bottom right corner of ur left hand hurts every time you put pressure on it.
See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
What does it mean when my hand hurts when I lightly touch the skin? Y wrist hurts too and I've broke my wrist 2 times
What does it mean when my left hand hurts but starts with my thumb earlier an sense has moved to my hand an now my arm but it feels like its my veins?
Hand pain: Pain in hand that is associated with thumb irritation I would think of carpal tunnel first if no injury. ...Read more
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the hand. Was there any trauma to the hand? Is there a swelling, redness or other visible abnormality? If there is no visible abnormality try tylenol (acetaminophen) and if the pain does not go away in a couple of days or gets worse, see your doctor. ...Read more
Sure it can: "hand pain" can be caused by a long list of things, some of which can be serious. When in slight doubt or slightly concerned, its always safer to see the doctor for an exam. Early treatment is better than late treatment. ...Read more
Not if your sane: Your info isn't specific enough. Where does it hurt? When does it hurt? What is the pain like - burning, stabbing, electricity, ache? What lessens the pain? ...Read more
Painful Grasp: Mild pain or discomfort when grasping things can be due to a variety of reasons. The muscles into your hand called intrinsics could be tight. Joints can swell temporarily due to arthritis or sprains. Tendonitis can be another reason. If symptoms persist seek advice from a hand specialist. ...Read more
The outer side of my right hand hurts. Although I have not hit/slammed my hand on anything, what might be the problem?
Needs examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the hand. Was there any trauma to the hand? Is there a swelling, redness or other visible abnormality? If there is no visible abnormality try tylenol (acetaminophen) and if the pain does not go away in a couple of days or gets worse, see your doctor. ...Read more
Tendonitis: Most commonly the result of tendonitis. Recommend stretching well prior to playing, icing after playing and using anti-inflammatories. Also have someone evaluate your positioning when playing as this can worsen the problem ...Read more
Yes: Make sure you're learning proper technique and take a class. Also make sure the racquet fits you properly. ...Read more
At times pain in one: Hand that is intense can make the other hand feel pain too. One theory is that the [pain pathways in the spinal cord that supplies one side are close to those on the other side of the spinal to the other hand. Other times just using the normal side more than usual can bring on some discomfort. ...Read more
Carpal tunnel: Many different things can cause the symptoms you are having but the most common is carpal tunnel syndrome. In this syndrome the median nerve is pinched at the wrist. It can be made better by using a canvas wrist brace and small doses of ibuprofen or Naprosyn (naproxen). I If this does not improve the symptoms have a further evaluation in person. It is often associated with repetitive movements also. ...Read more
You may possibly having carpal tunnel which is quite common in folks using their hands repetitively such as typing etc...Over-use arthritis can also be causing symptoms. I would recommend seeing your doc for an evaluation to determine a best solution for your.
Try some motrin/aleve, vitamin b6, and wrist splint in the meantime. Good luck. ...Read more
My daughter is 11 and got bit by a dog. Not really bit but scratched, she's 11 and now her whole hand hurts. Should I take her in for a shot?
Have hand evaluated: You should have the hand evaluated to make sure an infection is not developing. Do not procrastinate. ...Read more
Stop playing! :): Sorry, but it was too easy to respond by saying to stop doing the thing that causes pain! Seriously, if playing games (i assume video?)causes severe pain, it is likely related to overuse and irritation of nerves, tendons or muscles. Trying a different grip, the other hand or decreasing use could help. If more pain or symptoms change get checked. Do get some outdoor exercise though! ...Read more
Stop joystick?: Sorry, but it was too easy to respond by saying to stop the ne thing that causes pain! Seriously, if using he joystick causes severe pain, it is likely related to overuse and irritation of nerves, tendons or muscles. Trying a different grip, the other hand or decreasing use could help. If more pain or symptoms change get checked. Do get some outdoor exercise though! ...Read more
Could be: Even if you can move your hand and fingers after an injury, it can still be broken. If you are at all concerned, see a doctor. ...Read more
Sounds evoke: Different emotions. Perhaps this evokes a memory of a physical state or just adds enough static to your your system that other seemingly unrelated items affect your hand. But a baby crying can be a powerful sound. And there are studies where sound provokes hand pain used in an experimental sense to measure sounds. Our cerebral wiring is complex.. Speak to a neurologist it these things continu. ...Read more
My hand hurts me its like an ache it doesn't have a specific time of the day my hands color doesn't change what should I do?
See a Hand Doc: If it is bothering you that much it is time to get a diagnosis so it can be treated. ...Read more
My left hand hurts everytime I try to put pressure on it or if do back and fourth with my hand. It's like where my wrist is too.
The back of my hand pops when I bend or move it. The popping isn't painful but my hand hurts most of the time. I have RA. Could this be the cause?
Classical Gas...: For the most part, popping sounds are caused by cavitating gases within the fluid inside the joints and tendons being moved over bony irregularities. As luck would have it, RA offers changes in both of these issues. People can exhibit this same popping without RA, as there are a host of other reasons for these phenomena to occur. If circumstances should change, consult with your RA specialist. ...Read more
My right hand hurts so bad, the numbness the tingling and the pain. This has been going on for about 2 weeks an its only becoming more painful. Why?
Varies: Multiple potential causes, consider being seen for an accurate diagnosis. Numbness is a neurological symptom. Among the more common causes is a pinching of the median nerve at the wrist (carpal tunnel syndrome) or a pinched nerve in the neck. A nerve conduction test can potentially be helpful to clarify the diagnosis. ...Read more
Retinopathy, 44, -hmmm suspicious for DM type II. C
Check yourH A1c and urine. If there is numbness in the hand consider Carpal Tunnel syndrome or cubital tunnel entrapment. If there is actual cramping, rebreathe in a paper bag or newest idea--eat something very spicy. Finally, if the pain has a pattern other than your entire hand, you may have neck problem. ...Read more
Unlikely: The cause is more likely to be, usculoskeletal than neurologic unless it is associated with numbness or pins and needles sensation. If you are concerned, have thehands evaluated. ...Read more
Carpal Tunnel likely: This would appear to be carpal tunnel syndrome, involving median nerve irritation of the right wrist. A wrist brace worn at night would help. Or it could be ulnar neuropathy of the right elbow, which would be helped by an elbow sleeve at night. Physical therapy would help each condition. ...Read more
Palm vein: Palms usually don't have any veins. You may have another reason for pain and should consult a physician for proper evaluation. ...Read more
When I move the fingers of my right hand, the inner side of my hand hurts. What might be the reason?
I had a mri 7 days ago and where they put the stuff In my had hurts so bad and the vain going up my arm and hand hurts?
See a doctor: See a Doctor to check the symptoms out ...Read more
The middle vein in the right hand hurts from the stop to the annex when I woke up from sleep without any introductions!?
See U physician: For evaluation and be safe than sorry...! ...Read more
Fell on hand hurts top left hand exacerbated previous thumb injury have appt in two weeks made prior to fall see sooner?
Smashed thumb in trunk almost 2 weeks ago and severely cut it the cut it healing but still can't bend it and my hand hurts badly?
See a bone doctor:
You need to see a hand surgeon to see if there is something they can do
you might had a crushing fracture to your thumb, the skin on the top might heal but it take 4-6 weeks for the bone to heal.
see a hand surgeon, might be able to help you ...Read more
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