It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Orthopedic Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-22-2013, 05:26 AM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: NC
Posts: 1
creekgirl HB User
LRTI surgery... advice?

I have arthritis at the base of my right thumb and will be scheduling surgery. I've had several injections but it's time for a (hopefully) more permanent solution. Does anyone have some advice prior to having it done? Are there aids to help with trying to use only one hand? What should I ask the surgeon when I see him? What is the usual recovery time?

Thank you so much; I'm kind of apprehensive about it.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 02-04-2013, 06:54 PM   #2
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Zoar, OH, USA
Posts: 6
kss53 HB User
Re: LRTI surgery... advice?

Hi. I have also been contemplating having the LRTI surgery and have checked out several posts. You may want to check out Haydena's thread, and Gingertea. Try looking under basal joint surgery, or cmc joint surgery. Many have shared their experiences and some valuable advice. Good luck!

 
The Following User Says Thank You to kss53 For This Useful Post:
creekgirl (02-05-2013)
Closed Thread




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:41 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!