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When I use a pencil for too long, my hand starts to ache or shake. Is this arthritis?
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Can be, it sounds
Like there is pain.
But tendonitis, nerve compression and others can cause simialr issues.

In brief: Can be, it sounds
Like there is pain.
But tendonitis, nerve compression and others can cause simialr issues.
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Hmmm
It could be. It could also be muscle/tendon strain/ spasms from overuse and repetitive activities.
Take frequent breaks and stretch. If you are writing to the point of developing pain you are at risk for developing repetitive strain injuries.

In brief: Hmmm
It could be. It could also be muscle/tendon strain/ spasms from overuse and repetitive activities.
Take frequent breaks and stretch. If you are writing to the point of developing pain you are at risk for developing repetitive strain injuries.
Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
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