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Thumb pain

Thumb pain: Introduction

Thumb pain: A feeling of distress and agonycaused by the stimulation of pain nerve endings in the thumb. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Thumb pain, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Thumb pain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Thumb pain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Thumb pain

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Causes of Types of Thumb pain:

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Thumb pain: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Thumb pain, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Thumb pain Treatments

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Alternative Treatments for Thumb pain

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Thumb pain may include:

  • Traumeel tablets
  • Chamomile supplement or cream
  • Arnica supplement or cream
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Stories from Users for Thumb pain

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Thumb pain: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Thumb pain

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Thumb pain: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Thumb pain

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Thumb pain: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Thumb pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Thumb pain

The list below shows some of the causes of Thumb pain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Thumb pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Thumb pain. Of the 12 causes of Thumb pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 12 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Thumb pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Thumb pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Thumb pain Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Thumb pain based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Thumb pain:

    Medical Conditions associated with Thumb pain:

    Pain (6458 causes), Thumb symptoms (111 causes), Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Thumb pain:

    Thumb symptoms (111 causes), Finger pain (57 causes), Hand pain (60 causes), Tingling fingers (36 causes), Numb fingers (32 causes), Arterial ischemia, Raynaud's phenomenon (89 causes), Systemic sclerosis, Fractures (149 causes), Volkmann's ischemic contracture, Scaphoid fracture, Bennett's fracture, Smith's fracture, Colle's fracture, Carpel tunnel syndrome

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Thumb pain

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