Trigger finger is a condition that affects the tendons in the fingers, making it difficult to straighten or bend the affected finger. The condition is also known as stenosing tenosynovitis and is caused by inflammation of the tendons in the fingers. The most common symptoms of trigger finger include pain, swelling, and a clicking or popping sound when attempting to straighten or bend the affected finger.
Orthopedic treatments for trigger finger are designed to reduce the inflammation and swelling in the tendons, allowing the affected finger to move more freely. The most common orthopedic treatments for trigger finger include:
Common symptoms associated with trigger finger include:
It is important to seek medical attention if you experience symptoms of trigger finger, as prompt treatment can prevent the condition from becoming more severe and causing long-term damage. Your doctor will perform a physical exam and may order imaging tests to properly diagnose and determine the best course of treatment.
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