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Wrist Hurt Bend
4mnths ago my wrist hurt to bend both directions, i used a brace & it went away, now its back, what could it b, i'm 22?
Tendon/lig/bone, etc: This could be anything from a tendon to a ligament to a bone fracture. It seems to be more like a tendon or ligament issue because it improved with the brace. Itchy have been aggravated by a sharp, abrupt pull and likely needs the brace again, but it's smart to get it examined by your doctor to be sure it's this and ghat it isn't something else. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain coming from the wrist. In general, the wrist is described as including the radial-carpal joint, the radial-ulnar joint, the joints between the eight carpal bones, and the joints between the carpal bones and the five metacarpal bones. Wrist pain can be caused from traumatic, degenerative, vascular, and inflammatory causes ...Read more
Wrist hurts to bend backward or forward and if I turn IT to the side it pops. Almost feels like it needs to be cracked?
Wrist pain.: At the least, these findings in the rest could represent inflammation, strain or sprain. Or, there could be some malalignment of the bones within the wrist, of which there are several. If there was a prominent to the rest, then certainly there could be damage. If there was a recent trauma to the wrist, I would advise an x-ray and perhaps an MRI as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain with motion can: Be from tendinitis, joint swelling, bruising, ligament injury, fracture, mild arthritis in a 40+ year old person, or even fatigue and a little soreness from activity. Other things such as inflammation from infection, gout or other causes too can occur. Typical treatments involve ice, rest splinting , and over the counter anti-inflammatory medication but seeking care if symptoms do not get better. ...Read more
My right hand wrist hurt when i bend it to the right. I cannot really rotate my wrist without getting pain. What should i do??
Why does my wrist hurt when I bend it forward , on the pinkie side, but not backward and on my thumb side?
Any # of diagnosis: To answer this question for you will require a lot more information if this is a acute problem and is associated with a injury you need to have an evaluation by a hand surgeon including x-rays if it is a chronic problem it could possibly be some type of arthritis or tendonitis again...An evaluation by a hand surgeon indicated. ...Read more
My wrist hurts when I bend it forward or back as well as when I twist it like when I turn a door knob. No swelling of bruising but a small bump on top?
My wrist popped now hurts to bend it on do anything that puts prsseure on it fingers are swelled a bit?
Recently began bowling weekly, wrist hurts to lift or bend down. Pain is becoming unbarable. Should i see someone? Any suggestion on what to do?
Yes, get a hand exam: New activities can put stress on ligaments or muscles that you have not used before, resulting in stiffness, pain and changes in strength. Bowling, a strenuous activity on the wrist is classic. Oral anti-inflammatories might help, along with modifying your activity. However, make sure you have not sustained a true injury by seeing a hand surgeon who can examine your wrist. My office is not far. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No injury, however my wrist hurts often. If I bend, turn or put pressure on my palm when its face down, I get a sharp pain in my wrist.. Why?
I have pain on my left wrist. It hurts when i bend it foward and backwards & I had a ganglion cyst surgically removed from my left foot 2 years ago?
There's no question-: -but they R not related.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have pretty bad wrist pain. I've sprained my wrist about 3 times. It hurts the most when I put weight on it/bend it. Should I see a doctor?
My left wrist pain doesnt go away after a month. Dont remb any trauma to it. only hurts (sharp pain)when I bend my hand backwards/supp weight wif palm?
Wrist sprain: Sounds as though you likely have a wrist sprain. Although fractures initially, if minor trauma, may look benign in nature and the swelling and bruising may develop over the following hours. Something to keep an eye on and if worsens quickly, see your local doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Work up: The wrist is without question the most complex and sophisticated joint in the body. Encompassing 8 bones and a multitude of ligaments not to mention the array of tendons, vessels, and nerves that traverse the wrist, any single or combination of structures can be involved so I recommend you start with your family doctor who can treat most problems or refer you to his trusted Hand Surgeon. ...Read more
Reactive changes: Cold can trigger pseudo motor changes such as vascular constriction resulting in an exacerbation of pain, particularly with inflammatory overuse disorders or fractures. ...Read more
Wrist pain...Hurts when move side to side and up and down...Comes and goes...No previous injury...In middle of wrist?
Wrist pain: Wrist pain with motion in an atraumitic hand can be a difficult diagnosis. Since it is with all axis of motion it most likely is a problem with the radiocarpal joint. An eval by a hand surgeon is essential. Good x-rays will help provide a diagnosis. Including kienbocks a vascular problem with a wrist bone. If still unsure an MRI will provide soft tissue imaging, possible a ganglion cyst. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer