Lovell Hand & Orthopedic Center

Thumb - Arthritis

Condition Name:
Thumb - Arthritis
Common Symptoms:
Weakness, pain at the base of the thumb, and pinching when turning door knobs or lids of jars
Surgical Intervention:
LRTI (Basilar Thumb Osteoarthritis), thumb interphalangeal joint arthrodesis
Non-Surgical Intervention:
Corticosteroid injections, splinting, activity modification, NSAID's, occupational therapy
Thumb – Arthritis

Thumb - Arthritis

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What is Surgery Like For This Procedure?

Thumb – Arthritis
Thumb – Arthritis

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