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Wrist Synovitis Treatment
The synovial membrane is the lining of a joint and synovitis is inflammation of that lining. It can cause joint pain, swelling, and stiffness. When inflamed, the lining will create excessive joint fluid, causing swelling and increased joint pressure. The lining can also become thickened and cause apparent joint enlargement. Commonly associated with ...Read more
What's the difference between Synovitis & Florid Synovitis in both wrists?There's tendosynovitis of the exterior tendon compartment - left de quervain
Florid-means severe: florid synovitis means severe synovitis.that's all. Synovium is the inner lining of the tendons and the joint spaces .When it gets inflamed it causes swelling and pain of the involved tendons and joints. When the extensor tendon of the thumb is involved it is called De quervain's syndrome. Analgesics like ibuprofen(motrin), warm compresses, hand elevation,physical therapy help. see orthopedician ...Read more
Trauma, arthritis: Either inflammatory or infectious, recent or prior injury, cartilage or ligament injury, bone conditions, new or old fracture, synovitis is a nonspecific term for inflammation of the tissue that line the wrist, the synovium. Thus there are many many causes. History, exam, xrays, and at times more advanced imaging and lab tests are all relevant in making a diagnosis. ...Read more
I am suffering from wrist synovitis since past 6 months and acute pain in my right wrist. I took pain killers but it helped only temporarily. Help.
Have a fiberglass cast on for bad synovitis in wrist. Comes off 10 days before 5 hr flight. Any complication to flying after cast removal?
Fly away without worry! Enjoy and hope you are feeling better!
Hope this is helpful
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9/4 - left wrist discomfort when pressure on it. 11/6 - diagnosis of synovitis/tenosynovitis by doc.
1/7 - no real improvement.
Normally a slow heal?
It is inflammed: what you need to do is immobilize it. that is you can get a brace for your wrist.It is indicated for overpronation but it shoud give you ome relief as it is the movingaround that is aggravationg it. I realize you have to move to live but the brace may make your quality of life a little less challenging. also 250 mg of ibuprofen with food. and do not forget soaking in lavender epsom salts. ...Read more
I have been to 8 doctors for my Rknee constant pain since 1.5 year some say synovitis some say chonromalacia and no treatment helped and MRI is clear?
Have you seen a rheumatologist? If no then see one
It is impossible to be more specific with you without being able to examine the knee. ...Read more
A 3 year girl has synovitis on her hip joint. Is it common? Whats appropriate treatment? Will it have any impact on her future hip or general health?
Have had tendonitis in my elbows for1 year 6 weeks ago found out i had tenosynovitis in my wrist and synovitis in my finger tested negative for RA other?
Treatment for radial & longitudinal tears of the posterior horn medial meniscus, severe knee osteoarthrits moderate joint effusion, diffuse synovitis?
Numerous : The most definitive option is a knee replacement. Knee arthroscopy is not likely to be helpful at this point. Various injections such as cortisone, hyaluronic acid/joint fluid or platelet-rich plasma are reasonable options. Meds, braces and PT are considerations. If I can help, then join my care team and virtual practice at www.healthtap.com/dr-clarkeholmes ...Read more
She's suffering from iliopsoas snapping and synovitis. She has tried many treatments but they did'nt work. Please give her a suggestion.
Eval with ultrasound: Not sure what treatments haven't worked but the best way to really determine what is snapping is with musculoskeletal ultrasound. This can evaluate the tendon during whatever movement creates the snapping. Should also use ultrasound to guide injections into the bursa or to perform tenotomy. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with synovitis of my index finger and tenosynovotis of my wrisy could i possibly have ra?
Finger synovitis: There is a small possibility.Get a more detailed answer ›
My mother was diagnosed with reactive synovitis of ankle and under steroid therapy. physiotherapy will play any role in treating this condition thanx!
Synovitis limited 2-: -a single joint as describe should be treated by local joint injections. My theory was no oral steroids. This exposes the entire body to the side effects of steroids, including avascular necrosis of the hip &/or shoulders, as well as osteoporosis. This is common in long term use as well as high dose bursts, but burst treatment is much safer. ...Read more
I have a broken wrist, where should I go to get treated and what sort of treatment options are out there?
What is the best treatment for burns from melted and pretty much boiling hot butter being dumped on your wrist should I go to the dr.?
Maybe: Butter can get much hotter than boiling water and can cause a deep burn. If the area is larger than a quarter, it is probably a good idea to have it looked at. Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream and a dressing changed each day until healed, watching for signs of infection, and scar management (deep burn) are all good things to be gained by a visit to a doctor with some burn experience. Good luck! ...Read more
I'm starting to think I have tore the tfcc (catilage) in my wrist. What are the symptoms and treatment?
Pain and locking: Pain along the ulnar border of the wrist when the wrist is loaded. Axial pressure or torsional pressure can cause pain, usually worse with the wrist in extension. Sometimes can get a locking or catching sensation with motion of the wrist. Seek care with a hand surgeon. Treatment is diagnostic, with mri, and then surgical with arthroscopic repair or debridement. ...Read more
What is the treatment/prognosis for disi associated with scapholunate tear with slac ? My wrist only hurts with doing pushups.
Caring for a : Broken wrist involves assessing the nature of, location, degree, angulation, displacement, soft tissue. Injury as well as age, general health, bone quality and many other factors a hand surgeon or orthopedic surgeon trains for years and years and continues to read research and articles regarding the methods needed , using all thus they decide splint, cast, surgery etc. ...Read more