4 doctors weighed in:
Do people with de Quervain's tenosynovitis have a lot of pain?
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Dr. Michael Raemisch
Surgery - Hand Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
I think this is one of the more painful things to have.

In brief: Yes
I think this is one of the more painful things to have.
Dr. Michael Raemisch
Dr. Michael Raemisch
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Dr. Barry Press
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Can be quite painful
Dequervain's is caused by swelling around tendons at the thumb side of the wrist.
Because we use our thumbs so much, the constant tendon movement increases the swelling and the pain. This is a common condition that may not require surgery--see a hand surgeon.

In brief: Can be quite painful
Dequervain's is caused by swelling around tendons at the thumb side of the wrist.
Because we use our thumbs so much, the constant tendon movement increases the swelling and the pain. This is a common condition that may not require surgery--see a hand surgeon.
Dr. Barry Press
Dr. Barry Press
Thank
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