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... ne spurs, which pretty much went away when I tried wearing the splints less. But you might be at a point where that would be a minor side effect, if the daytime thumb splints could give you more use of your thumbs? ... (1 replies)
Thumb surgery
Aug 27, 2016
... ast, and had no improvement, so returned to the ER. The doctor I saw that day phoned my surgeon, who had me return to orthopedics at the hospital where I had the surgery and original cast applied. ... (18 replies)
Thumb surgery
Aug 27, 2016
... I mentioned using a sock for a cast cover. I also found a couple long sleeved shirts at the thrift store, and made sleeves from the shirt sleeves! Much more fashionable than a sock! (18 replies)

... arthritis disease in my hands. Surgery on my thumbs will cause a huge flair with collagen build up in plams causing fingers to contract more. ... (1 replies)
Thumb surgery
Jul 27, 2016
... However, after the cast was put on my pain increased! I don't know if it was the change in thumb position or what. The cast also was very tight in spots. Felt like a tourniquet on my thumb, and also like a band around my wrist. ... (18 replies)
Thumb surgery
Jul 19, 2016
... Thanks for the detailed reply. I just have pain in my right hand where the joint is just bone on bone. I'm not ready for surgery yet, but it is time to start researching the topic! I appreciate your information. ... (18 replies)
Thumb surgery
Jul 19, 2016
... teaching, and I was at the point of also giving up teaching if I did not have the surgery. As sad as I would be to give up that part of my life, the decision for surgery was based on more than that. ... (18 replies)
Thumb surgery
Jul 19, 2016
... Hi, I am in the early stages where the hand surgeon has discussed possibilities about various ways we could handle my thumb problems...a the surgery you had sounded so scary to me! I've had three spine surgeries so am not afraid of the pain or long recovery...just fearful of what the results would be. ... (18 replies)
Thumb surgery
Jul 18, 2016
... No nerve block for my arm, but since my thumb was numb I asked, and yes, I did have an injection... The feeling seemed to be back in 24 hours, but no pain! ... (18 replies)
Thumb surgery
Jul 3, 2016
... hours, and that the surgery should be 75 minutes. That answered one question I forgot to ask my surgeon. ... (18 replies)
Thumb surgery
Jul 18, 2016
... Sounds like you are doing great - that's wonderful news! Congratulations - the first few days are the toughest time from my experience. I'm glad to hear your husband is helping out so much. Keep taking it easy and let your body heal up. (18 replies)
... I had the CMC arthroplasty surgery 15 months ago in one hand, and the result is NOT good--pain, stiffness, not a good brain-hand connection, etc. And the recovery time was a good 8 months, and then with the hopes it might still get better, but no such luck. I'm holding off on my right hand as I'm right-handed. I've been to 4 different surgeons (some before, some after the... (3 replies)
... I would love to know how you are doing now! I am scheduled for the LRTI soon, but at some point will probably need something done for my other hand. (3 replies)
... I have read the threads and thank you for you great advice and help.. I am still nervous about the surgery recovery time and would like to return to work asap. ... (1 replies)
... Just a quick note to all to report that my second thumb surgery (this past Monday, December 19) went well. My left hand still hurts, of course, but the rest of me seems to have now recovered from the trauma of the surgery. My right hand (on which I had the same lrti thumb surgery November 2) is not normal yet but it is feeling more normal and I feel very good about that... (10 replies)
... on November 2 and am scheduled to have my left thumb done this Monday, December 19. I'm sort of scared because my right hand isn't that great yet and it will soon be my solo hand. ... (10 replies)
... I have a very painful trigger thumb. Sometimes it locks in place for a day or two. My hand surgeon says it's an easy surgery, quick recovery, etc. He also said that about my basal thumb surgery (other hand) and that wasn't quite the case. Has anybody had this surgery? If so, what was your recovery time? Anything I should know? (2 replies)
... Im going in for the LRTI basal thumb surgery this Wednesaday. I have a really great dr. But I am a little anxious. I am doing the nondominant hand first and am scheduled for the other in November. ... (1 replies)
... I am new to this board, and i am seriously considering LRTI basal thumb surgery. I need it in both hands. ... (10 replies)
... Had Basal thumb surgery five weeks ago. Still have pain and swelling. Starting my first therapy tomarrow. Surgeon said possible RSD condition. This is Regional Pain Syndrome. ... (7 replies)


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