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...is a corruption of French "paralise" from Latinized Greek "paralysis." In the old days it meant any kind of persistent weakness. To this day Parkinson's disease is also called "paralysis agitans" which is a Latin translation of Dr. Parkinson's original name for it, the "shaking palsy." We've obviously reborrowed the full form "paralysis" into English as well; today ...Read more
Third operation on a wrist ganglion cyst to be done soon. Do i need to wear a support forever after this? I have cerebral palsy in same side as well.
Not for a ganglion : However if you have increased flexion of your wrist due to CP and there is improvement in your grasp and release with a wrist splint and there are no alternatives such as Botox or surgery and the splint does not interfere with your mechanics of grasp and release by holdong your wrist too tight or too exnteded then you may benefit form a splint. A splint is not typically after a ganglion for long. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My husband has cerebral palsy and he woke up this morning and his hand is numb and the wrist hurts help?
Peripheral nerve?: Possibly, the angle of his arm at night resulted in nerve compression at wrist, ?Carpal tunnel, but maybe problem a bit higher at elbow level, such as front or back of elbow. Perhaps benign and self-limited, but, if too uncomfortable or persists longer than a few days, will need attention. Perhaps get a wrist splint at drugstore and try at night. See your doc if no benefit. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pain in left wrist comes and goes, going on 4 bout a year Started at bottom of wrist moved to top of hannow its near lateral side. No S/R/N. Can move?
Please see physician: Your symptoms need full evaluation in person, Please see a physician ...Read more
My wrist was cuted by a knife from center and the dr.S said that you should undergo operation under ga. But i'm afraid so i can move with fell of pain?
Dont be afraid: They have to repair the damage to your tendon. ...Read more