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Sprain in hands - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.
User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   ok, let me tell u
Doctor :   sure
User :   i had this problem for around 9 months now
Doctor :   ok
User :   i had a bat in ma hand and i was swinging it hard in ma left had and i think i sprained or strained my hands
Doctor :   ok
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User :   im 19/ male/
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you still having pain ?
User :   well only wen i put pressure on it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you able to move your hand well?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   its probably an old strain
Doctor :   if the pain is too much
Doctor :   you may need to have a band
User :   wen i just got the injury i couldnt open and close my hands without pain
Doctor :   wrist band
Doctor :   did you get an xray done then?
User :   yea, no broken bones were found
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then there is nothing to worry
Doctor :   dont try to strain your hand for a few weeks
User :   wen i push my hand backward or the finger beside my big finger i feel it
Doctor :   feel what?
User :   a little pain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it will be there for a few weeks due to the injury
User :   its been there from last year
Doctor :   i suggest that you do not strain your hand for 2-3 weeks
User :   meaning, just leave it and dont put pressure on it?
Doctor :   then i suggest you consult an orthopaedician for further evaluation
Doctor :   you may need an xray again
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as you are having this for more than a year
Doctor :   its better to get it checked up once again
Doctor :   anything else i can help you with?
Doctor :   are you there?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.

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