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Have triger fingers on both hands..Hands ache as if working

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Have triger fingers on both hands. Gets worse at night and better during daytime . Hands ache as if working hard with them. No other symptoms. It started about two months ago, first on the left hand, latter on both. What is this?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.



Are you diabetic, have rheumatoid arthritis or thyroid dysfunctions?


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Customer: replied 7 years ago.

No diabeties or thyroid disfunction. Never had rheumatic or arthitis symptoms before,

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I shoul add I am taking daily doses of the following medicines: Crestor 20 mg, Toprol, Zetia 10 mg, and a 325 coated Aspirin
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.



Oral and topical medications won't help you. Steroid shots locally, followed by splintage of the treatment is choice for all those who have not initially been successfully treated by the prednisone.


Read the resource under the heading, "treatment";


Please feel free for your follow up questions.


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