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How does it feel to move hand after being cast for weeks?

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Holly Barth
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In brief: Sore and Stiff

Your hand will be stiff when you first get to move it again after being in a cast.
This may cause some pain, but as long as your hand is properly healed, the soreness should be temporary.

In brief: Sore and Stiff

Your hand will be stiff when you first get to move it again after being in a cast.
This may cause some pain, but as long as your hand is properly healed, the soreness should be temporary.
Holly Barth
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Dr. Mark Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Sore and stiff

Most people complain of stiffness, soreness and weakness after coming out of a cast.
Often this will pass with a little time and /or pt.

In brief: Sore and stiff

Most people complain of stiffness, soreness and weakness after coming out of a cast.
Often this will pass with a little time and /or pt.
Dr. Mark Einbecker
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