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Wrist Joint Splint Uncomfortable
No!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!: Out of all artificial joints, wrist and ankle probably have the least indications for use. Any joint replacement at your age will wear out. A wrist fusion is a better option. Although you won't be able to move the wrist, a solid fusion is painless and virtually indestructible. Most people can compensate for the lack of wrist motion without much difficulty. See a board certified orthopaedic hand dr. ...Read more
Not likely a problem: Your symptoms do not make immediate sense to me. Is it stiff? Cold exposure will often make joints feel stiff, cold or chilled, particularly if there is mild arthritis. It does not sound like something to worry about unless there is swelling or mechanical symptoms such as clicking. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a cortisone injection in wrist joint 13 weeks ago, still in so much pain, why? No one can find why?
Wrist pain : Persistent or increased pain from cortisone injection into wrist after 13 weeks needs to be further looked into . At times cortisone injections can cause more pain due to steroid induced inflammation , tendon, nerve, joint or bony injury locally . Other causes are infections and occasionally avascular necrosis . Follow up with doctor for further assessment with MRI / ct and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Every time i apply pressure to my radius, i feel it and my ulna shift at the wrist joint, what is wrong?
DRUJ? TFCC: It's time to get evaluated. Pain and shifting at the wrist could be a variant of normal or even being a sign of an injury to your DRUJ or TFCC. Both are critical structures, see your orthopedic surgeon today who will examine you and get initial imaging as well. Many times an MRI is needed. ...Read more
Hit solid door with side on my fist but connected closer to my wrist really hurts just above wrist joint a bit swollen any damage? Doesn't hurt to move wrist etc?
Wrist pain: I agree, unlikely fracture. The most common fracture is a Boxer's fracture which involves punching. Follow up if worse. All the best. ...Read more