I can't properly use my thumb. It is swollen and when I try to bend my thumb it hurts which I can't. I think I have Thumb Arthritis. Please suggest any non-surgical treatment.
MBBS, MRCP (UK), MRCP (E), MRGP (UK), FRSPH, CCT (UK), Family Medicine, PGDip (London), PGDip Diabetes (USW) | Lahore
cortisone injection might be an option
2 months ago
MBBS, FCPS, FRCS (Orthopedics) England, Fellowship (Shoulder Surgery) UK | Lahore
get an xray of thumb then treatment can planned according to it.
MBBS, MRCP (Ireland), MRCPS (Glasgow-UK), CSCST (Rheumatology, Ireland), Diploma in MSK Ultrasound (Ireland) | Lahore
A thumb base joint small dose cortisone injection and then thumb splint for a short period would be most appropriate.
1 month ago
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