Posts Tagged ‘thumb’

Opponens Pollicis Muscle: Thumb Pad, Thumb, Wrist Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the Opponens Pollicis muscle?   Pain is felt on the inside of the thumb Pain is felt in the wrist just below the thumb Pinching using the thumb and fingers is painful Difficulty holding objects between the thumb and fingers such as pens, pencils, needles for hand sewing or knitting Wrist pain is…

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Flexor Pollicis Longus Muscle: Thumb Pain

The flexor pollicis longus muscle contributes to pain in middle joint and tip of the thumb. Pinching motions between the forefinger and thumb can cause intense pain. It can also cause the middle thumb joint to pop and sometimes lock.

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Pronator Teres Muscle: Forearm, Wrist, Thumb Pain

The pronator teres muscle can contribute to pain in the wrist near the thumb. Pain is often felt in the thumb pad and can extend up into the forearm. Cupping the hand can cause become almost impossible because of intense pain in the wrist and or thumb pad.

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Supinator Muscle: Elbow and Thumb Pain

The supinator muscle can contribute to pain in the elbow, forearm, and back of the hand at the base of the thumb. It can also contribute to numbness and tingling in the thumb side of the hand.

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Scalene Muscles: Neck, Shoulder, Chest, Upper Back, Arm, Pain

Scalene muscles are a prime contributor to thoracic outlet syndrome as well as neck, shoulder, chest, upper back and arm pain What are the pain and symptoms associated with the Scalene Muscles? Muscle twitching, jerking and restlessness similar to restless leg syndrome felt in the neck and shoulder is a classic sign of scalene dysfunction…

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Brachialis Muscle: Arm, Elbow, Thumb Pain

The brachialis muscle can contribute to pain in the upper arm, elbow, thumb pad and thumb. It can also cause tingling and / or numbness in the back of the forearm into the thumb. Bending and straightening the elbow is painful.

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