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Finger fusion
Apr 24, 2003
... Has anyone ever had a finger fusion. If so how long does it take and how painful is the recovery. I am going to have to have my middle finger fusioned and would like to know more about it. Also do you have to have physical therapy afterwards. ... (0 replies)
... I preferred fusion to have a strong grip ang pinch because I work with my hands a lot on my ranch. ... (8 replies)
... I can still feel where they drilled the holes in the bases of my finger bones. ... (8 replies)

... I, too, have arthritic bone spurs and cysts in my middle finger joint and am planning of having a joint fusion. Anyone have any suggestions? ... (1 replies)
... Has anyone had joint fusion of the PIP joint on middle finger? ... (1 replies)
CMC joint fusion ?
Jan 25, 2011
... Hi... I just had a CMC arthroplasty with a fusion of 2 bones in my wrist... The pain has subsided greatly.. I am just having to get use to not being able to move my wrist like before.. ... (2 replies)
... i'm just starting to do a little reading about finger joint fusion. ... (3 replies)
... I will be having finger joint fusion on two fingers (the pointer and middle fingers) at the outermost joints. I can have them fused with a slight bend at the joint or straight. Any recommendations? (3 replies)
... I had an injury to my middle finger 9 yrs ago. I had surgery because I had gotten an infection. The doctor cut my finger open to drain the finger. I had another surgery 5 yrs ago because finger was drawing up. ... (0 replies)
... Cassie, hi, No way did I find it debilitating & I was not depressed at all. You will not be bed-bound. You will be able to move around, go out, walk, & you will find ways to only use your right hand for your chores, just like I did. Granted, I did not have a young child to take care of. I cooked with only using my left hand after the first week was over. I even washed the... (131 replies)
... urgery was the next logical step, he asked me to do a lot of research and decide which surgery to have...either LRTI or Joint Fusion. He highly recommends joint fusion as I wont loose as much grip strength. I agree. ... (131 replies)
... then each Dr said Wow, you have the spine of an elderly person back then. Well, for apx past 5 years I have slowly developed what I think is osteo in my hands, finger joints, feet, toe joints. It's worse upon waking up, depending on weather horrible some days. ... (1 replies)
... I am 4 weeks post op. of my 2nd basal joint fusion procedure. My 1st surgery was 2 years ago due to injury which escalated the deterioration of cartlege at the basal joint. ... (238 replies)
Neck Arthritis
Aug 22, 2011
... les. The inner aspects of the arms are covered by the thoracic nerves, below the neck. C6 extends the C5 area and keeps going down the arm to the thumb and index finger on both sides. starting just below the elbow. ... (16 replies)
... s had some unanticipated results that are leading to pinching of the nerves in the neck responsible for fingers. I'm no doctor, but I know that my hand pain and finger numbness are related to the neck condition. ... (4 replies)
... Hi I am 44 years old and have had RA since my mid 30's. I am now on Embrel Injections 50 mg. which do help as far as keeping most of the flare ups down but I am still getting some distortion in my joints and in pain. I can't work and really lost a lot of my quality of life. I also take methotrexate 8 pills a week 2.5 mg, folic acid, vitamin D, Loritab for pain which helps... (2 replies)
... my fingers now are deformed and useless. Can I get replacement finger joints? ... (2 replies)
... i'm just starting to do a little reading about finger joint fusion. ... (3 replies)
... it really depends on you and the doctor. i had four fingers on each hand done, on the middle joint. out of 8 fingers only 3 came out straight. the doctor said the others lost circulation and he had to slightly bend them. i never got full motion back. however i did get the most motion back on the fingers that were straighten completely. well whichever you choose good luck. :) (3 replies)
Buttock, hip pain
Jan 10, 2007
... months I have been experiencing lower back pain, hip pain and burning pain in my left buttock. Now my left wrist is swollen and painful, along with the middle finger of my right hand swelling and becoming immobile. ... (2 replies)




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