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What are the tests for trigger thumb?
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Dr. Robert Purchase
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Physical exam
Trigger thumb is diagnosed after talking with the patient about their symptoms and performing a physical examination of the thumb.
The diagnosis is usually clear at this point. Often, x-rays are obtained to make sure that there is not associated arthritis of the thumb.

In brief: Physical exam
Trigger thumb is diagnosed after talking with the patient about their symptoms and performing a physical examination of the thumb.
The diagnosis is usually clear at this point. Often, x-rays are obtained to make sure that there is not associated arthritis of the thumb.
Dr. Robert Purchase
Dr. Robert Purchase
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