... s ago and it progressed fast from there so it could of been there all these years ,after the first emg it was severe and had some muscle atrophy present in right thumb because of state medical care it took a year for me to even get into a dr so it was the worst pain had endoscopic on both hands but never was relief. ... (9 replies)
... I did end up having both carpal tunnel release and rt, thumb arthroplasty. The surgery was done 2 weeks ago, and i am now in a cast. ... (8 replies)
... eveloped scar tissue and pain in the scar area, like a burning,also the wrist still has pain in that hand.Just got the ok from BWC to get treatment for the right trigger thumb.Starting with a cortisone shot,most people say this just helps a short time but will probably need surgery. The surgery for the CTR isnt so bad my Dr. ... (8 replies)
... I was diagnosed with bilateral carpal tunnel this past February. I probably had it for years but I also have neuropathy so I thought my hand and wrist pain was from that. ... (8 replies)
... had ctr surgery in jan 2008 now have trigger thumb in same hand wondered if this is common keep reading the two occur together alot. some dr say the trigger thumb is from repetitive work some dont. how do you know? ... (8 replies)
I have not had surgery yet. But I have both(cts,trigger thumb)and I'm having surgery on the 11th(wed). I'm a little nervous because I had foot surgery and that led to another foot surgery ,another, another, another and another.Due to a Doctor mess up.
Well I hope you get good news at your hand specialist appointment.
Hope to hear back from you.
Sue :angel: (2 replies)
... I have not yet had surgery.But July 11th Im having surgery for trigger thumb and carpal tunnel.I hope you get some answers. ... (6 replies)
... I suffer from both carpal tunnel and trigger thumb. My question is....Has anyone had both surgeries done at once? ... (1 replies)
... again on wrists plus surgery on the elbows to relocate the nerve and also will do something at the base of my thumbs and middle fingers. He said that I developed trigger thumb and finger and can fix it. My thumbs are very painful right now. He wants to do this on the 31st of this month. ... (14 replies)
... rience with them is uncomfortable and not worth it as it didn't help. I've had CTS on my right hand in 2001 which has returned. Had ulnar nerve transposition and carpal tunnel surgery in May of this year, left me with a trigger thumb and over sensitive nerve sensation which is improving a bit. ... (5 replies)
... I had carpal tunnel surgery in March and June of 2000 and also right trigger thumb release surgery. I am still having pain and swelling in both hands and tingling and loss of muscle and control of my hands. ... (54 replies)
... They make a world of difference for me. I have had carpal for 23 years, and it has helped a lot to keep the wrists immoble while I sleep. You can also wear them during the day if you're having a rough day. ... (8 replies)
... hey is any one yhere to reply to me .i dont know if im oing this right (8 replies)
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... i iam 49 years old and i work at a fish plant. its all hard work and this week iam doing a job that is really hurting my hands. im really scared about this capal tunnel thing. i am awake at night with achjng hands and they go dead. ... (8 replies)
... I am new to these boards, but your description sounds a lot like my situation. I have had carpal for 23 years, treated only with wearing splints nightly and taking NSAIDs for all this time. ... (8 replies)
... It could also be tenosynovitis of the thumb. There are actually "tunnels" leading to each finger and the thumb, and it's possible that the tunnel leading to your thumb is affected. ... (2 replies)
... I actually have trigger thumb.I will tell you that it is very painful. My surgery is scheduled for June 20. I will find out all the details when I go for my physical on May 31. ... (7 replies)
... Just thought I'd bump your question up.
I've had ulnar nerve surgeries, not carpal - so I can't really help.. (1 replies)
... I have carpal tunnel and also "trigger fingers". Yes, my fingers and thumb lock up and I have difficulty manipulating my hands. They are numb and tingle too. Unfortunately, this is primarily in my left hand and I am left handed. ... (8 replies)