Living with Hand Pain blog — Osteoarthritis

Ask Trevor CHT: Do X-rays show if you have arthritis?

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Ask Trevor CHT: Do X-rays show if you have arthritis?

Jamie asks:

"Do X-rays show if you have arthritis in your hands?"

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What is STT arthritis?

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What is STT arthritis?

STT arthritis is a form of osteoarthritis that involves three bones in the wrist, the Scaphoid, the Trapezium and the Trapezoid. This article covers the symptoms of STT arthritis, diagnosis and treatment options including surgery.

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Ask Trevor CHT: fused wrists

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Ask Trevor CHT: fused wrists

Rachel asks:

"I have rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. My hands are very painful and I have several joints replaced over the years. I have little movement in my wrists and am considering getting them fused.

Is it safer to let them fuse naturally or fuse them surgically now?"

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Ask Trevor CHT: Scared of a steroid shot

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Ask Trevor CHT: Scared of a steroid shot

Rita asks:

"I have osteoarthritis in my wrist and have been advised to get a steroid shot. I’ve heard that this can be very painful and it’s putting me off getting it done. Any advice?"

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Ask Trevor CHT: Can I do yoga with osteoarthritis?

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Ask Trevor CHT: Can I do yoga with osteoarthritis?

Jenny asks:

"Is it ok to do yoga when you have osteoarthritis in your hands?"

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