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... i'm just starting to do a little reading about finger joint fusion. ... (3 replies)
... at the outermost joints. I can have them fused with a slight bend at the joint or straight. Any recommendations? ... (3 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... o touch the area. When my Ortho decided surgery 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)
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 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)
... 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)
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)
... e loosing feeling in your hands and it is not carpal tunnel then chances are you have an inpinged nerve. If it is only certain digits, like your index and middle finger that indicates that c6 and c7 are affected. You really should get it looked at to rule out any problems. ... (11 replies)

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