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Doctor insights on: Why Am I Having Trouble Writing And Typing

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What would cause sudden difficulty writing and typing?

What would cause sudden difficulty writing and typing?

Acute neuro problem: Sudden loss of ability to perform fine finger/hand coordination activity could be due to a small stroke, at an age. Have it checked out..Now. ...Read more

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Recently my hands have been shaking when I'm writing or when im typing , I have been stressed lately so I dont know if that could be the reason .

Recently my hands have been shaking when I'm writing or when im typing , I have been stressed lately so I dont know if that could be the reason .

Tricky: without an exam, I can only give general information therea re a lot of reasons for hand shaking and a simple exam can figure out which are possibly there in your case. The pace of the shaking, whther writing improves it a bit and if it is in both hands are some of the main points. ...Read more

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Should i go to the doctor? I think i jammed my finger in gym class today, but i'm not too sure. It's not swollen or bent, it just hurts a lot when i'm writing, typing or texting.

I : I would ice the finger and take Motrin or advil to help prevent swelling. Also refrain from using the finger (e.G typing / texting). If the pain does not subside in a day then have the finger examined, and if necessary x-ray'd. Even though it may not be broken, you could have sustained ligament damage. If you find that you have lost the range of motion in the finger you should seek help. ...Read more

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I get wrist and thumb pain/tingling/numbness when playing clarinet, piano, writing, typing etc. I really can't stop playing these instruments. Advice?

I get wrist and thumb pain/tingling/numbness when playing clarinet, piano, writing, typing etc. I really can't stop playing these instruments. Advice?

Carpal tunnel. Is : One of the most common peripheral entrapment nerve disorder. However more detail is needed for a potential dusgnosis. Perhaps a consult with a hand surgeon. Use of a store bought splint not too tight and over the counter. Aniinflmatory medication may help ...Read more

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If i stand for few minutes i get pain in legs if i talk on mobile i get pain in shuolder on typing , writing also wt cud be this ?

If i stand for few minutes i get pain in legs if i talk on mobile i get pain in shuolder on typing , writing also wt cud be this ?

Specialist will help: It all makes sense, probably poor body posture. See a musculoskeletal specialist, usually a doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) that specializes in omm (osteopathic manual medicine) or nmm (neuromuscular medicine) with a sports medicine background. They'll give you a thorough examination and prescribe treatment to loosen tight areas and strengthen weak areas. ...Read more