Arthritis in the Elbow

Arthritis of the elbow is mostly commonly caused by rheumatoid arthritis, but it can also be caused by osteoarthritis or injuries. Arthritis in the elbow can cause pain when the affected person bends or straightens the arm.

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Arthritis in the Hand

Arthritis in the hand occurs when the multiple small joints that work together to produce motion get inflamed and swell. Arthritis in the hand can occur in many areas within the hand.

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Arthritis in the Wrist

Arthritis in the wrist is caused by inflammation in the joints. Arthritis damages the smooth cartilage that protects the bones from rubbing against each other. The cartilage wears away, which leads to joint damage that can’t be repaired.

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Boutonniere Deformity

A boutonniere deformity is a hand condition where the finger joint that sits nearest the knuckle is bent toward the palm while the farthest finger joint is bent in the opposite direction.

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition in the hand, wrist and fingers that is caused when excessive pressure is put on the median nerve in the wrist that may cause numbness, weakness or pain that radiates up the arm.

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De Quervain's Tenosynovitis

De Quervain’s tenosynovitis is a hand condition that causes pain on the base of the hand behind the thumb. The condition occurs when tendons in the base of the thumb become inflamed and swollen that leads to pain and numbness.

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Dupuytren's Contracture

Dupuytren’s contracture is a condition in the hand where the tissue under the skin in the palm and fingers starts thickening causing the fingers to curl forward. Dupuytren’s contracture typically impacts the pinkie finger and ring finger of both hands.

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Ganglion Cysts

Ganglion cysts, that resemble a small water balloon, form adjacent to joints or tendons, typically on the top of the wrist, the palm side of the wrist, the base of the finger (palm side) or on the top of the end joint of the finger.

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Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)

Golfer’s elbow, medial epicondylitis, is an orthopedic condition that occurs when the tendons of the forearm muscles that attach to the bony bump on the inside of the elbow are painful and inflamed.

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Hand, Wrist or Elbow Dislocations

Hand dislocations occur when one of the eight carpal bones fall out of the joint. Wrist dislocations occur when one of the eight bones of the wrist fall out of socket. Elbow dislocations occur when the joints of the elbows separate.

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Hand, Wrist or Elbow Fractures

Wrist fractures, broken wrist, occur when one of the small bones or radius and ulna breaks. Elbow fractures, broken elbow, occur when the tip of the elbow (olecranon) breaks. Hand fractures, broken hand, occur when one of the bones in the finger breaks.

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Mallet Finger (Baseball Finger)

Mallet finger, also known as baseball finger, is an injury to the end joint of the finger (or thumb) that can rupture or pull the extensor tendon away from the area where it attaches to the finger bone.

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Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)

Tennis elbow (also known as lateral epicondylitis) is an orthopedic condition that occurs when the tendons that attach the muscle to the bone swell. Tennis elbow is a type of tendonitis and is a common reason people visit their doctor for elbow pain.

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Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex (TFCC) Tear or Sprain

A triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC) tear or sprain occurs when the triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC), a cartilage structure that joins the end of the forearm to the small wrist bones on the pinkie side, is strained due to an injury.

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Trigger Finger (Stenosing Tenosynovitis)

Trigger finger (stenosing tenosynovitis) is a medical condition that occurs when the tendons in the finger become irritated or inflamed, most commonly in the thumb or middle finger.

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