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Conditions affecting the Hand


There are many traumatic and orthoapedic conditions that can affect the hand. It is not the purpose of this section to provide an in-depth resume of all potential conditions but to focus on the main symptoms that are experienced. The common conditions associated with those symptoms are listed and include the following:

Numbness and Tingling
  1. Carpal tunnel syndrome
  2. Cubital tunnel syndrome
  3. Thoracic outlet syndrome
  4. Cervical spondylosis
Pain conditions in the Hand/Wrist
  1. Trigger finger
  2. De Quervain's disease
  3. Flexor/extensor tenosynovitis
  4. Arthritic conditions
Lumps and Bumps
  1. Ganglions of the wrist
  2. Cystic lesions
  3. Dupuytren's contracture
Injuries and other conditions
  1. Finger fractures
  2. Fracture scaphoid
  3. Mallet finger
  4. Tennis elbow
  5. Bent fingers
  1. Splintage
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