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What is Writer's cramp?

What is Writer's cramp?

  • Writer's cramp: A condition which is characterized by cramping of the intrinsic muscles of the hand due to use.
  • Writer's cramp: muscular spasms of thumb and forefinger while writing with a pen or pencil.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Writer's cramp: Introduction

Types of Writer's cramp:

Broader types of Writer's cramp:

What causes Writer's cramp?

Causes of Writer's cramp: see causes of Writer's cramp

What are the symptoms of Writer's cramp?

Symptoms of Writer's cramp: see symptoms of Writer's cramp

Writer's cramp: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Writer's cramp.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Writer's cramp.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Writer's cramp: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Writer's cramp.
Treatments for Writer's cramp: see treatments for Writer's cramp
Research for Writer's cramp: see research for Writer's cramp

Name and Aliases of Writer's cramp

Main name of condition: Writer's cramp

Other names or spellings for Writer's cramp:

Source - WordNet 2.1

Writer's cramp: Related Conditions

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