Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition affecting one of the main nerves in the wrist area.
Dupuytren’s contracture is a disorder of the palm of the hand and fingers.
It is important to recognize that long-term complications from hand infections can occur.
It is referred to as a boxer’s fracture because it most commonly occurs when people punch something.
Common Conditions A-Z
More than 70 diseases and conditions from A to Z in different languages.
Flexor Tendon Injury
Most commonly, a flexor tendon injury results from lacerations (cuts).
Patients with de Quervain’s Tenosynovitis have painful tendons on the thumb side of the wrist.
Extensor Tendon Injury
They can be injured by a minor cut or jamming a finger.
A ganglion cyst is a lump at the hand and wrist that occurs near joints or tendons.
It is a very common and treatable problem. It can occur in both fingers and the thumbs, which have tendons that help them to bend.