Hand Muscles

Lumbrical Muscles of Hand: Hand and Finger Pain

The lumbrical muscles of the hand contribute to pain in the back of the hand and the fingers. Pain in the index finger and/or the little finger are most common. Stiffness in the finger joints mimics arthritis pain. Stiffness and pain when opening and closing the hand is also common.

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Adductor Pollicis Muscle: Thumb Pad and Thumb Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the Adductor Pollicis muscle? Pain is felt at the base of the thumb that extends into the thumb Pinching using the thumb and fingers is painful Gripping objects such as pens, pencils, needles for hand sewing or knitting between the thumb and fingers causes pain and discomfort Where is the Adductor…

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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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