How to Treat Wrist Pain?

  • Wrist Pain could be due to many reasons.
  • First a physical examination is done with careful history including a history of trauma or arthritis.
  • Then, You may need an X-ray or MRI scan. Sometimes, Ultrasound.
  • Blood tests may be needed as required.
  • Then, the actual pain itself can be treated with painkillers like Ibuprofen or Diclofenac. Also, see physiotherapy.
  • Try using a wrist splint to see whether that helps.
  • Lastly, surgery may be needed depending on what is causing the pain.

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