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

Arthritis Message Board

  • Has anyone had knuckle replacement surgery?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 08-25-2003, 07:24 PM   #1
    Join Date: Jul 2003
    Location: U.S.A.
    Posts: 300
    Mission_Void HB User
    Question Has anyone had knuckle replacement surgery?

    I have had RA for about 20+ years and am currently on disability. Have had gradual deformity through the years especially with my hands. My fingers are angled sideways about 30-45 degrees where the fingers join the hand (knuckles). Forgot the correct name for those joints. I'm only in my 40's and will probably have to have surgery on both hands in the future. I really do fear having that done when the time comes. Have you had any surgeries on your hands? Tell me about it if you would. How long did it take you to be able to use them again? How are the artificial joints working for you? Thanks for any info. MV

    "So complicated it is to escape fate that you can never understand what I'm going through till we trade places." - 2Pac Shakur

    Sponsors Lightbulb
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Anyone ever have a Ankle replacement or Ankle Fusion? nascargirl74 Bone Disorders 23 03-09-2010 09:08 PM
    Prodisc replacement. Has anyone had problems? JenBird Back Problems 0 05-05-2009 07:19 PM
    Joint Replacement Surgery? Anyone with info pls help!! schmoosie TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint 19 06-08-2007 07:49 PM
    Knuckle pain mysticfeline Burns & Injuries 0 12-06-2006 08:42 PM
    Anyone with adverse reaction(s) to Atacand (ARB) ? Brad53 High & Low Blood Pressure 7 06-07-2006 05:34 PM
    Artificial disks anyone ? jayjay2 Back Problems 17 04-07-2004 11:23 PM

    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 03:04 PM.

    © 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!