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What to do for wrist tendonitis from whiplash?

What to do for wrist tendonitis from whiplash?

See details: Whiplash by definition is a neck issue and not a wrist problem. Tendonitis can improve with time and nsaids. If it persists, have it evaluated. ...Read more

Dr. Jimmy Bowen
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Tendinitis (Definition)

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


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What can I do to relieve chronic wrist tendonitis?

What can I do to relieve chronic wrist tendonitis?

Bracing: A wrist brave and antiinflammatories are first line treatment for this condition. ...Read more

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What are some stretches for tendonitis-affected wrists?

What are some stretches for tendonitis-affected wrists?

Rest...not stretch: Typically tendon problems in the wrist are treated with splinting and rest, not as much with stretching. ...Read more

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Will tendonitis in my wrist heal or will I have flare ups?

Possibly: It really depends on several factors such as the specific area involved and the severity of the involvement. If rest, iceand/or heat do not help then see an orthopedist. ...Read more

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How long does wrist tendonitis take to heal the first time?

How long does wrist tendonitis take to heal the first time?

1-3weeks: Usually resolves within 3 weeks with rest, ice, bracing etc. If no resolution of pain, see your doctor. ...Read more

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How quickly can I expect to recover from tendonitis of the wrist?

How quickly can I expect to recover from tendonitis of the wrist?

Varies: Tendonitis is an overuse injury. For treatment start w/ rice, oral/ topical/ injectable antinflammatories, bracing, stretching/ strengthening (maybe ot or pt), prp, or surgery. Time to recovery will vary based on severity of the inflammation, & how much repetitive motion you must continue in the meantime. Some people have complete resolution in 2 weeks, some in 6, & some require longer... ...Read more

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How long should one wait after wrist tendonitis to begin exercising?

It varies: It depends on how severe it was. Generally if the pain is gone or much improved, you may gradually increase your activity. Be cautious about activities that caused or aggravated it in the first place. Start slowly, and increase as tolerated. Back off if symptoms return. The person who treated you (or a sports specialist) can give you advice specific to you. ...Read more

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What are some good exercises to relieve my pain from wrist tendonitis?

What are some good exercises to relieve my pain from wrist tendonitis?

Wrist tendonitis?: Is it acute? Or chronic? What did your doctor told you? Did you have an mri? Did you have an ncv/emg? I need more info in order to give you a good answer. ...Read more

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