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Suggest treatment for sharp pain in the left hand

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Dr. V. N. S. Parinam

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Practicing since :2008

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Posted on Tue, 28 Nov 2017 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: I have a recurring sharp pain in the palm of my left hand. It is not constant but reoccurs periodically over the past few days. I have not injured my hand.
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Answered by Dr. V. N. S. Parinam 25 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Nerve related

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Do you have swelling?
Do you have tingling and/ or numbness as well?
Do you have diabetes?
It looks to be nerve related especially ulnar nerve.
Vitamin deficiency and other nutritional deficiency like vit d can cause similar symptoms.
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Follow up: Dr. V. N. S. Parinam 57 minutes later
No swelling, sometimes numbness. I do not have diabetes but have had vitamin d deficiency.
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Answered by Dr. V. N. S. Parinam 13 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Vitamin d supplements

Detailed Answer:
Please take vit d supplements 60000 k once a week for 8 weeks.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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