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Wrist Symptom Tcc
Are thin wrists, and long thin hands on a male a symptom of carpal tunnel syndrome or something else?
Not carpal tunnel: First off the description is of physical characteristics which is something distinct from symptoms. Symptoms of carpal tunnel would typically be related to entrapment of the median nerve i.E numbness, tingling and weakness of the hand. I'm not aware that this occurs to any greater degree in someone with long fingers though a thin wrist might certainly predispose to compression of the nerve. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a quarter sized red sore on both wrists I woke up with this and was wondering what it is. I have no fever or any other symptom?
Can't say for sure..: ...but I can give you an idea of basic care of open wounds and when to see a doctor. Wash the areas well with soap & water, dry them well & apply a film of antibiotic ointment. Protect it with a bandage if there's a risk of injury or dirt. If it continues to spread, if you notice swollen glands or red streaks or if you get a fever, you will need an antibiotic. Hope this helps. ...Read more
My left arm has been aching from my wrist to my shoulder for 3 days, wrist & shoulder the most. No other symptom. I haven't had any sport injury, etc!
Evaluate: I must insist you seek medical uation immediately . You may have atypical cardiac pain, so you need to be seen as soon as possible. If not, more the better - then you can work through the uation process. Good luck. ...Read more
Wrist pain seeing ortho since 08.New symptom arm pain/weakness, some loss of use. Skin around wrist hurts to touch (like sunburn).Pt, brace, ibuprf, clbrx?
Wrist pain: Hand weakness and pain/skin hypersensitivity raises concern for peripheral compressive neuropathy (carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel syndromes), sympathetic nervous system dysfunction, and cervical radiculopathy. I would touch base with your treating orthopedist to discuss the new onset of symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have pain in my right hand from shoulder to wrist for 2 days can that be heart related or early symptom of heart attack? Iam just 22 yrs old
I have pain in my left & right hand from shoulder to wrist for 2 days can that be heart related or early symptom of heart attack? Iam just 22 yrs old
I have a dull ache in my left shoulder that shoots down to my elbow and/or wrist is this a symptom of a heart attack I do have two bug bites on same shoulder
Possibly: Hand numbness, more so than wristnumbness, can be a symptom of carpal tunnel syndrome. So can pain in the digits of the hand. Predominately the symptoms are felt in the first three digits of your hand. Electro diagnostic testing may help determine if you have carpal tunnel syndrome or something else. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have hypothyroidism and and having worst pain in the wrist joint . Is it a symptom of carpel tunnel syndrome ?
Could be: Many people with thyroid disorders do develope numbness and tingling in their hands, and sometimes feet. This usually occur at night or upon awakening in the morning. These symptoms often persist even when your thyroid level returns to normal. Hypothroidism can cause some generalized joint achiness, not specific to wrist. Get it checked out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 21 yrs old, and i am feeling a slightly pain in my left arm now a days.sometimes from the upper joint to shoulder and sometimes from arm to wrist.and also goes to my upper left back. Is this a symptom of heart attack?
Highly unlikely: More likely a musculoskeletal injuryGet a more detailed answer ›
I was just diagnosd with mctd rnp antibody of 1.9 and anachoice screen-positive the only symptom is joint pain in my hand/wrist (i do have carpal tnl?
Positive Labs: Positive labs are meaningless unless you have symptoms. At this point, your doctor is aware of the positive results and will likely follow your symptoms. The positive simply means you are at a greater chance of developing symptoms though not everybody does. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been having bilateral joint pain in hands, wrists, shoulders, knees since 15yrold. It hurts in morning .That's my only symptom. Normal kidney, heart. Is it JRA?
Can someone have lupus even if the only symptom is bilateraljoint pain in hands, shoulder, knees, wrist?(-)rashes, photosensitivity, weakness, fatigue, fever
Of Course; ; Hope No: Lupus erythematosus is a notoriously variable disease process, from person to person ; time to time. Since which portions of their body the person's immune system is currently targeting, ; to what degree, varies widely, the consequences also vary widely. Even with high quality lab, diagnosis is problematic ; while treatment outcome, by only medications, can help, outcomes are rarely very good. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
We have 3 nerves: Responsible to give sensation in the hand, median nerve, ulna nerve and radial nerve. If you have a median nerve pinched, you will feel changes in one side of the hand. If the problem is in the ulna nerve your complain will be on the opposite side. Pinched nerve can cause pain, numbness, tingling and muscle atrophy. You can lose sensation and function. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer