An abnormal thickening of the tissue just beneath the skin known as fascia, which occurs in the palm and can extend into the fingers. Symptoms include firm lumps and pits on the palm, along with thick cords extending from the palm onto the fingers.
A condition brought on by increased pressure on the median nerve at the wrist; effectively a pinched nerve which results in numbness, tingling, and pain in the arm. hands, and fingers. Symptoms may often be relieved without surgery.
Sometimes associated with rheumatoid arthritis, gout, and diabetes. Symptoms include discomfort at the base of the thumb or finger located at the palm, and occasionally a nodule found in the area. Treatments range from splints to surgery.
Very common non-cancerous lumps within hand and wrist occuring adjacent to joints or tendons. The cause is unknown and they occur in patients of all ages. Wide range of treatment options available; Dr. Wilson will discuss the best treatment options.