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What should I do to cure my forearm tendonitis?

What should I do to cure my forearm tendonitis?

Depends...: Rest, ice, activity modification, massage, wrist braces, over the counter medications (judiciously) can all help. Occasionally physical therapy can help too. On rare occasions, injections will be of benefit, but there are downsides to steroid injections. ...Read more

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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
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Tendinitis (Definition)

Is the inflammation of a tendon, ...Read more


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How can I cure/aid forearm tendonitis?

How can I cure/aid forearm tendonitis?

Rest: It depends on which side of the arm. On the top (dorsal) stretch by bending the hand and wrist downwards and work on gentle wrist extension exercises with a very light wt like a can of soup. For the bottom (volar) do the exact opposite for stretching and strengthening. Don't forget nsaid's as well. Use ice initially, and then switch to warm moist heat after a few days if still symptomatic. ...Read more

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Is there any permanent cure for tendonitis in the forearms and elbow?

Is there any permanent cure for tendonitis in the forearms and elbow?

In some cases...: Use of wrist supports or lateral epicondylitis straps relieve the symptoms, nonsteroidal antiinflammatories treat the inflammation. Rest is probably the most important strategy. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve severe tendonitis in my forearm?

What can I do to relieve severe tendonitis in my forearm?

Time/rest/NSAIDS: Usually tendinitis will improve over time with rest, activity modification, and use of Ibuprofen type meds. If this does not work and depending on the location of the tendinitis, injections of cortisone are sometimes used. If this fails, a few types of tendinitis can be treated surgically, but this is rare in the forearm and usually not necessary. See your doctor if it doesn't improve. ...Read more

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What excercises should I do if I have tendonitis on the forearm?

What excercises should I do if I have tendonitis on the forearm?

" super 7" : The 'super 7 ' wrist and forearm exersises are generally the most reccommended for elbow tendinitis. I would reccommend seeing a physical therapist who can instruct you in how to do these... Or you can " look them up" on the internet.Best of luck! ...Read more

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Can forearm tendonitis cause severe pain ?

Can forearm tendonitis cause severe pain ?

Tendinitis: Depending on the severity of the condition will affect the severity of the pain ...Read more

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Pain in my forearm, causing me to loose grip of cups etc. wonder what this could be? I have wrist tendonitis could it be linked?

Wrist tendonitis: often refers pain or swelling into the forearm, the tendons that cross the wrist originate as muscles in the forearm. Swelling in a tendon sheath can begin at the wrist and extend into the forearm. One common issue with wrist./ thumb tendons that manifests in the forearm is dequervains but there are many tendon issues similar. See a hand surgeon ...Read more

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Could de quervains tendonitis cause pain in bicep and forearm?

Forearmyes, bicepsno: Dequervains can often cause pain on the thumb side of the forearm and into the thumb. It is not really associated with the biceps muscle. ...Read more

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Is it possible for de quervains tendonitis to cause pain in biceps and forearms?

Not really: However pain from the wrist may radiate proximally if the radial sensory nerve which crosses the area of tendon that gets sequent aims is also irritated . Make sure the splint does not irritate the nerve or the boney prominsnce as rigid splints can do this and at times the splint is worse than the original problem. ...Read more