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Causes of sudden pain/stiffness in the base of both palms (between thumb joint and wrist) accompanied by extremely dark blue/bulging veins-no injury?

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Dr. Larry Greenbaum
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Common spot for OA

The basal thumb joint is a common spot for osteoarthritis of the hand.
At age 30, you are young for that diagnosis, but osteoarthritis is a common problem at that location.

In brief: Common spot for OA

The basal thumb joint is a common spot for osteoarthritis of the hand.
At age 30, you are young for that diagnosis, but osteoarthritis is a common problem at that location.
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