Discussions By Condition: Hand conditions

Thumb pain?

Posted In: Hand conditions 1 Replies
  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • October 24, 2007
  • 06:11 PM

My boyfriend and I were wrestling around the other day and when I went to punch him he blocked me. I hit him hard but didnt mean it so i wasnt thinking when my thumb wast inside my fist, instead of outside.

It hurt extremly bad afterwards and I couldnt move it because it hurt to bad. I didnt think i could move it at all.

as time went on, i kept trying to flex it, after a few hours I could move the top joint, but the bottom still refused to move. When I would move it, it would go from being very painful to a numb sort of feeling. I could feel a bit of popping.

now I can fully move it in both joints. It still hurt pretty bad. the bottom joint hurts when i bend it, and I can feel cracking in the top joint when i go to straighten it back out after bending it.

Any idea what i did to my hand? just stub it or what? I dont have medical insurance so im not trying to go to the doctor. Will this go away?

Reply Flag this Discussion

1 Replies:

  • Hi,I would like to know more about the thumb pain and if it was treated successfully, my wife has the same acute thumb pain and the doctors have not been able to diagonize it.thanks,Govindaga_govind@yahoo.com
    aga_govind 2 Replies Flag this Response
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.