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X Ray Of Right Hand
About 1 month ago i hit my right hand to a wall i didn't get fracture according to X-ray but still i feels pain whenever i try to lift any objects?
My middle finger hurts, swollen and numb. It hurts when i'm not even moving it. X ray came back okay., now my whole right hand is swollen. ?
Infection? Gout?: Time to look for other things that may not be seen on an xray. Your doctor was probably looking for any small fracture that could be causing the pain. Have you had any fevers? Redness? Recent cuts or abrasions around the finger? Consider that your symptoms may be from an infection. Gout is another possibility. Make sure you followup with your doctor and good luck! ...Read more
I had a riding accident 2 weeks ago. X-rays showed nothing was broken. I am still having pain in my right hand. Should i go back for more x-rays?
I have pain and a lump on the palm of my right hand, went to the e.R and got x rays but they would not do the palm facing up scan why ?
Not SOP: Routine hand films are done with the palm down (against the receptor). With a lump on the palm of your hand we would want the lump against the receptor for the clearest view. ...Read more
X-rays which showed signs of aged fractures above his wrist and ankle on the right hand side, what does this mean?
X-rays showed signs of aged fractures above the wrist and ankle on the right hand side - what's going on?
X-rays: Usually will show signs of old fractures. If you had them without knowing they were fractured their could be multiple causes and seek out orthopedic consult. ...Read more
On 6 September I broke the last bone of my middle finger, right hand. The cut was stitched and a splint put on. on 29 September and 19 October further x-rays showed that the bone had not knitted. Because I am travelling, I have not had much continuous hel
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Slid into base hands first, middle finger right hand hit bag and dislocated. Popped it back into place, little pain. This morning it was swollen, red and purple. Pain when making fist only. Broken? X-rays or just let it heal on it's own?
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I play prof. Tennis and one mounth ago i fell with all my body weight on the palm of my right hand. Nothing appeard on xray, but i still can, t play.
The hamate has a : Part of it called the hook. This can get contused but it can also be fractured and standard x-rays may miss this. Special views and at times a ct scan are needed to diagnose and characterize this fracture. One test is to flex the ring finger by itself as the tendon that flexes the middle joint lies close to the hook of the hamate....Pursue an exam by a hand surgeon and further images if needed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers