The Left Hand Suddenly Feels Achy And Stiff When Moved?
Hello .. suddenly my left hand hurts and feels stiff and rada stiff for the movement of symptoms that have been experienced ??
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The hand is one of the limbs that helps humans in carrying out activities, so that if there is interference with the hand, then sometimes there is an interruption of activity which is usually done as well. There are complaints of pain, aches, stiffness in the hands, possibly caused by inflammation or disturbance of the river from its constituent tissues, ranging from skin tissue, fat, nerves, blood vessels, muscles or bones and joints.
Some of the conditions below are often the cause of complaints of pain and stiffness in the hands, such as:
2. Forced force, or excessive activity on the hands such as lifting or pushing excessive loads
3. a wound or infection in the skin tissue and underneath
5. nerve pressure
6. metabolic disorders, such as diabetes, gout, high blood cholesterol
Therefore, to find out the cause of pain, aches and stiffness, it is necessary to consult and check directly by a family doctor or a specialist in rheumatology, or a specialist in neurology, depending on the affected tissue system. The doctor will confirm the diagnosis with interviews, physical examinations, supporting examinations if needed, such as blood tests or radiological examinations. Handling and treatment can be given starting from pain relief, symptomatic, or more aggressive measures.
In connection with your question, because these complaints are general and not yet certain, in general, complaints of pain and stiffness in the hand area are often caused by excessive hand muscle activity and / or muscle tension due to excessive load on the related area, so that at certain points , your hand muscles will feel stiff or tight. By doing relaxation, stretching, or warm compresses on stiff and painful areas, it is expected that these complaints can improve in the next 5-7 days.
However, within the next 7 days, this complaint is still disturbing, you should consult with your doctor as described above.
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