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... I asked the PT yesterday about basal joint surgery results and he said in his experience patients generally recover much more quickly without the tendon reconstruction or "anchovy" method. ... (18 replies)
... I also have the dreaded Bone on bone in my thumb. I am scheduling my surgery tomorrow, but he never really did explain to me what the procedure entails.. ... (18 replies)
... I, too, had been in pain from my thumb basal joint arthritis for many years. ... (18 replies)

... I DID have ligament/tendon reconstruction----and it went well and my hand is as strong as it was when I was 30 years old. It's just "normal". I totally recommend this surgery if anyone of you out there need it. I was scared and procrastinated and didn't think I would be able to play the piano and didn't understand how it would work without a bone, but it does! And my hand... (18 replies)
... managed to write left handed. It was slow but I could do it and got better at it. You can't use the surgery hand until PT, and even then it has to be put back in the removable cast until about 6 or 7 weeks if I remember correctly. Then it's no splints forever! Simple exercises and not many. ... (18 replies)
... I had basal joint surgery a week ago tomorrow. ONE WEEK AGO tomorrow. My doc also said it was one of the worst cases of basal joint arthritis he'd seen. ... (18 replies)
... Wonder how your "final" recovery turned out. I'm facing the same surgery as well as 3 finger (joints closest to the nails) fusions on the same hand. I work on a computer all day, many days 12-14 hrs. and am worried about the final outcome. Thanks. (7 replies)
... I'm 66 years of age and have severe arthritis in both thumbs. ... (7 replies)
... I was a hairdresser for 40 years and have Basal Joint Arthritis in my thumb joints. I went to a orthopedic dr specializing in hand and wrist. He wants to fuse my left thumb, because the joint is gone. ... (7 replies)
... I too have thumb joint arthritis..which is Osteoarthritis. ... (7 replies)
... Sounds like arthritis of that joint to me, but I would get it checked out by my doctor and try some OTC anti inflamatories in the meantime. ... (1 replies)
... I have read many posts and comments about basal thumb joint pain, but none about the end joint of the thumb. About a month ago I developed a sharp pain at a point location near the base of the end pad of my thumb. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for your reply! Since I wrote the last post, my thumb has improved alot. I think I may have arthritis in the joint above the basal joint. The joint I had surgery on doesn't hurt at all. ... (4 replies)
... No, I'm not taking Lipitor. I have had xrays which show arthritis in this joint. ... (42 replies)
... that's how my arthritis started in my hands. first in my wrists from falling down on them on hard pavement. thought they were broke, xray said severe sprain, wore braces that worked wonderful. ... (2 replies)
... months post thumb reconstruction. ... (7 replies)
... or reconstruction of the rt. thumb joint. I have had carpal for 23 years, which has been problematic for some time. I wear splints every night for the carpal. ... (3 replies)
... I have arthritis in various joints and I also had "trigger thumb". It got to the point where I couldn't bend my right thumb at all and it was very painful. Try doing anything without using your thumb! Anyway, I first got a shot of cortisone in the thumb joint. Ouch! ... (8 replies)
... last Thur. I had commitments that made me wait with the left or I would have had it done in spring. I can't begin to tell you how great it is to get rid of the constant pain. ... (9 replies)
... I'm 67. I had arthritis in my right hand, but two weeks ago I started to have severe pain in my thumb and joint. I went to hand specialist yesterday. When he looked at my hand, he said it was like many 90 year olds. ... (9 replies)

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