Treatment for pain in the back of the hand - Online Doctor Chats
Doctor : Hi
Doctor : How can I help you?
User : hi, the back of my left hand has been bothering me for days now. i play flute, type, and writ daily. could this be tendanitis, or carpal tunnel. what should i do.
User : should i wrap it or will that make it worse
User : in ace bandage
Doctor : Did you try the ice bandage?
Doctor : Where exactly is it hurting on the hand
User : no not yet. i was told it would make it worse possibly by my school nurse
Doctor : Does the pain replicate when you move the hand in flexion and extenison
Doctor : extension
User : on the back of my hand near towards my wrist and by my pointer finger. yes it hurts some when i flex and extend
Doctor : what is yoru profession
Doctor : What is your age?
User : 16
Doctor : I am sorry to say that the online consultation is only for the people more than 18 yrs of age
Doctor : and if you are less than that then you should have your parents by your side
Doctor : you can put the ice cubes over the painful area
Doctor : for 20 min
Doctor : thrice each day
Doctor : for two days
Doctor : and give your hand complete rest for a week
Doctor : before you resume the normal activity
Doctor : are you here
Doctor : there
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