Your wrist, as you might not expect it, is composed of 8 bones, 2 rows with 4 bones each. This joint is where two bones of your forearm (radius and ulna) meets with the first 4 carpal bones in your hand.
In the technological age today, many use their hands so much in completing tasks at work (i.e., typists, encoders, developers to name a few). We use our hands so often it sometimes causes them to develop pain and many other conditions. Here is a list of most common injuries or conditions one may develop in their wrist/hands:
A fracture is a condition in which there is a break in the continuity of the bone. This happens almost...read more >>
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition caused by a pinched nerve in the wrist, causing numbness, weakness, and pain in...read more >>
Synonyms: articular cartilage injury, chondromalacia, chondral lesion Have you experienced that locking of your knees when you suddenly change in position?...read more >>
/du-pwe-TRANZ/ Dupuytren’s contracture is a painless thickening and tightening (contracture) of tissue beneath the skin on the palm of...read more >>
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis. It occurs due to the erosion of cartilages at the end of...read more >>