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Why Do I Randomly Have Sharp Pain In My Wrists For No Reason
Hard to tell: See your local doctor to help determine the cause and the right treatment plan for you. ...Read more
I have sharp pain when I bend my wrist or push on it. It hurts to write and type. I've had tendonitis before but have no reason to have it now. Help?
Without an exam: It's not possible to diagnose the problem. You could have a nerve issue, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis or other overuse injury. Perhaps inflammation due to recent illness, or even autoimmune arthritis (which is rare in your age group but not unheard of). The best thing to do is see your family doctor, pediatrician or sports medicine and get diagnosis, so you can figure out treatment. ...Read more
I have a sharp pain that shoots down my left pointer finger that lasts a second or two and is gone. It happens randomly for no apparent reason.?
Left wrist pain for a few months. No injury or numbness/tingling. Full range of motion, but sharp pain wen lifting and hurts randomly.?
Hand exam, x rays: The wrist has many bones and ligaments and can be injured acutely or by wear and tear or have tumors. A hand surgeon will take a detailed history, do a careful physical exam, and order plain x rays. Additional x rays often used are MRI for soft tissue evaluation and CT scan for bones. Hand therapy may be needed and splints, meds, injections, and then arthroscopic or open surgery to gain power grip ...Read more
Sharp pain randomly comes and goes in the left hand side ribs really hurts for a good ten mins then goes for a while then again will start up?
R/O PLEURITIS: PLEURITIS=inflammation of the lining of the lung and Pericarditis = inflammation of the lining of the heart can both cause referred shoulder pain. As well as a PE=Lung blood clot. You need a full exam lab testing CXR/EKG/Shoulder X-ray to evaluate your symptoms. Please seek prompt medical attention for diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more
The top of my hand right on the tendon that's attached to my right index finger hurts randomly and is a very sharp pain and I'm not sure what it is?
Hand pain: If you experienced any trauma to that hand, it might be best to have it evaluated in person. An x-ray wouldn't be a bad idea. ...Read more
Couple things...: This could be the start of osteoarthritis, stress fractures, or even carpal tunnel syndrome. Any of these things could cause problems when you lift weights. If you have pain and tingling in your hands, more likely carpal tunnel syndrome. If this continues, I would recommend xrays and physical exam. May need MRI or bone scan depending on findings. Hope this helps and best of luck! ...Read more
I have sharp pain in my right testacle, if I touch the testacle it is paining, please tell me the reason?
Testicular Pain: Do not ignore this. You need to be seen asap by your family physician. You are at the age when men can develop testicular cancer. You cannot just ignore or wait this out. Go and find out what this really is. Asap. ...Read more
Several poss. Causes: It can be caused by a pinched nerve, muscle spasm or tear, over-stretched ligament, tear in the capsule around an intervertebral disc, etc. If it is in the mid to upper back: pleurisy, pancreatitis, gallbladder problems, etc. Could be causes. A dysfunctional rib is often the culprit. A good history & physical exam, including an osteopathic hands-on exam could help find & maybe even treat it. ...Read more
Cervical spine: Get an orthopedic evaluation. You may have cervical spinal disc disease. ...Read more
Ligament stretch: Likely a local joint problem, not neurologic. ...Read more
Pain: Well, more history is needed. This can't be easily sorted out without tapping into more detail. Connect with one of our Health Tap Prime providers or seek local care. ...Read more
Compressed nerve: Sounds like similar symptoms as in ulnar tunnel syndrome (similar to carpal tunnel). More info http://bit. Ly/2fhcU8G. You should get it evaluated to confirm a diagnosis and see what the cause is, especially if there's some numbness involved or you can't grasp objects properly as a result. ...Read more
My scaphoid hurts. I can't bend my wrist upwards and when I touch it, a sharp pain arrises. Did I break it?
What can be the reason for my pelvic area keeps hurting pain keeps switching places left side then right. Sharp pain?
Could be a: Number of things. May be your bladder. You might need a upt, in fact I would advise this and if positive u need to be seen. Could be gas or constipation, uterine infection, ovarian cysts or the muscles. I am assuming u are female. I would go get seen, my guess is a bladder infection but definately test a upt. Good luck. ...Read more
Occasionally I will be doing something and will experience sudden sharp pain in my wrist that fades quickly but returns when I grip things.
My right wrist gets a sharp pain and stays constant from 6 hours-5 days, 5+ times a year. I can turn my wrist to the right & down, but not up & left.
There: May be tendonitis in the extensor tendons due to overuse. Splinting, ice, topical anti-inflammatories and therapy may help. ...Read more
My husband started feeling very sharp pain in his left wrist suddenly 45 minutes ago, he was just sitting down eating a sandwich when the pain started?
Usually skeletal: Sudden sharp pain with movement, even eating a sandwich, are usually caused by a motion that places structures in tension- joints, tendons, muscles, and ligaments. These also resolve very quickly. Other problems, such as infections or arthritis, slowly appear, but can be first noticed with movement, but will not go away. If it persists, you can contact healthtap or your physician for evaluation ...Read more
Sure: Especially when bending it back.Get a more detailed answer ›
Do: You have any injury or swelling. If present movement should stop and see a doctor for examination and treatment ...Read more
I have a very sharp pain in the area of cerebellum. It has increased gradually over the last year or so. Is there a reason for concern?
Localization: Hi. Pain does not localize to the cerebellum. At all. Best to see a neurologist and discuss your symptoms. Good luck! ...Read more
When I move my wrist I get a sharp pain and it hurts, I have been wearing a brace over my wrist, it helps but when I take it off it hurts?
Might need more time: Unfortunately, wrist sprains or over-use can be hard to recover from quickly. You may find yourself having to wear the brace for 6 weeks to 3 months before it gets completely better. Other things your doctor might be able to do for you include: a steroid shot, antiinflammatory medicine, or referral for physical therapy. Hang in there, and wear the brace as often as possible-- even while sleeping. ...Read more
When in the anatomical position, if I pronate my wrist I occassionally get sharp pain, and is intensified if I am contracting my wrist simultaneously?
I'm getting a sharp pain in the left wrist associated with exhaling? Please, I need more doctors opinions or if anyone has heard similar cases? Thanks
Sorry: I know of no connection with pain in the wrist and exhaling. ...Read more
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