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... I have had the same problem in my left wrist. I started taking NSAID, then splint, then two weeks off work, then back to work at light duties and not use that hand at all. ... (21 replies)
... Guitar Hero fan. I loved playing drums and did it alot. I started to feel pain in my wrist when doing it. ... (4 replies)
... During the past two months of finishing up college, she has probably typed more than normal and thus has used her right thumb even more for the space bar. ... (0 replies)

... I was diagnosed with deQuervain's tendonitis in march after the birth of my baby. It started during my pregnancy and i was counting on it going away after the delivery. ... (21 replies)
... eling on the side of my wrist and over the incision site. They went back the 2nd time to fix what fell apart during the first surgery, but it didn't work. I was in a lot of pain for a long time and in and out of cast for longer than I care to remember. ... (21 replies)
... Because I had RSI and they placed the butterfly near the tendon in my thumb, I got intense shooting pains all the way up to my elbow just by moving my thumb. ... (21 replies)
... i have had it for probably 10 years now. both wrists and elbows. i do construction for work so i cant stop what causes it. i have had 3 cortisone shots in my right wrist. they destroyed the wrist. i had the last one 2 years ago and it has never been the same. hoping to find someone that has had the surgery. ... (21 replies)
... I have just started getting severe pain in my thumb, my thumb area is swollen and I can't grasp anything. ... (21 replies)
... I had an injection into the thumb joint. ... (21 replies)
... get weakened and damaged. That's why there is a limit to the number of shots you can have in total. ... (21 replies)
... It is actually called "Thumb Stabilizer". It comes in 3 sizes small. medium and large. In my area it is carried at Walmart, CVS, Acme, Walgreen's. Mine is beige. I have also seen someone wearing a black one. I don't know where they got it. ... (21 replies)
... yeah, my doctor has mentioned surgery to me before. But at the time that we discussed it (last year in May), I had just gone through with a laparoscopy, so I didn't feel like doing another surgery. I do have a hand brace that I use sometimes during the day and when I sleep at night. Btw, what's a minny splint (thumb stablizer)? Is it basically a brace just to stablize your... (21 replies)
... cerrrah.....Has your dr discussed surgery? I know mine has said that sometimes the shots only work for awhile, then after that you need surgery to release the stress on the tendon from the shaft (I think that is how he put it to me). I am sorry to hear that your pain has come back...I know what you mean ...the pain is so depilatating at times that nothing helps not even... (21 replies)
... I know exactly how you feel. I've had dequervain's tendinitis for little over two years and the shots really help me. I'll go back to my Orthopedic doctor like every month just to check on it. ... (21 replies)
... Saw the specialist today and indeed I did get the cortizone injection. Boy did I really get myself in a teasy over nothing. The shot itself was not painful at all. Well it did hurt alittle but after discussing my concerns with the doctor he was great. ... (21 replies)
... Thanks for letting me know the shot is not as painful as I am thinking. I had the fourth treatment by iontopheresis. My thumb feels like the treatment is making it worse. I have another tomorrow and then I see the specialist on Thursday. ... (21 replies)
... I keep my wrist in the support except for the excersise and personal hygiene tasks. Thankfully I am right handed and this is on my left wrist. ... (21 replies)
... First thing is to stop doing what caused it in the first place according to the info.... ... (21 replies)
... I've been diagnosed with Dequervain's tenosynovitis. I have been having the pain in my left wrist and thumb since September of 2005. I had thought the pain was originally from sleeping on my arm. Then I thought maybe I had hit it... ... (21 replies)
... I had Carpal Tunnel surgery back in 2008 on my right hand. The last month or so, I have been getting this burning sensation between my thumb and index finger, at the web. I got a shot of steroid two weeks ago because the doctor thought it might be tendinitis. But it didn't help and it's getting worse. ... (0 replies)

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