Wrist

Sprained Wrist

November 5, 2020 | Comments Off on Sprained Wrist

A Sprained Wrist is a condition where the ligaments and connective tissue of the wrist has been traumatized to a degree causing pain and dysfunction. Depending on the severity of the injury, there are degrees of injury. A sprained wrist condition  can be caused  by a number of factors. Examples include: trauma to tissue, fall…

Tendonitis of the wrist (aka Repetitive Strain Injury)

April 27, 2020 | Comments Off on Tendonitis of the wrist (aka Repetitive Strain Injury)

What is Wrist Tendonitis? This term refers to inflammation of the tendons within the wrist, which connect muscle to bone. Injury or inflammation can also create a tendon sheath thickening that limits movement. Symptoms of wrist tendonitis Inflammation of the tendons within the wrist can cause pain, swelling, tenderness and even a “creaking” sound, called…

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

October 30, 2019 | Comments Off on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME (CTS) Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most common of all , nerve compression conditions as it will affect 1 out of every 10 persons. Repetitive activity of various kinds can result in CTS as the median nerve becomes squeezed in a small anatomical space at the wrist called the carpal tunnel.…