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244 Possible Causes for Clenched Hands

  • Trisomy 18

    At least 30% of affected fetuses have abnormal extremities (unilateral or bilateral), the most frequent one being clenched hand and radial aplasia.[humpath.com] hand with overlapping fingers and general hypertonia, is presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hands, pes equinovarus).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Patau Syndrome

    Symptoms of the Disease are Extra fingers, decreased muscle tone, clenched hands, small eyes, small head, scalp defects etc.[omicsonline.org] hand with finger overlap, rocker bottom feet, micrognathia, low set ears Image depicting classic appearance of clenched hand with overlapping 2nd and 5th fingers in a newborn[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] Other birth defects of trisomy 13 include: Clenched hands Cleft lip or palate Extra fingers or toes (polydactyly) Hernias Kidney, wrist, or scalp problems Low-set ears Small[webmd.com]

  • Partial Trisomy 13 in Patau Syndrome

    hands with overlapping fingers decreased muscle tone abnormal forebrain structures holoprosencephaly polydactyly cryptorchidism congenital heart disease "punched out" lesions[medbullets.com] hands (with outer fingers on top of the inner fingers) Close-set eyes -- eyes may actually fuse together into one Decreased muscle tone Extra fingers or toes (polydactyly[documentingreality.com] Skeletal problems: Babies with Patau syndrome may have extra fingers or toes, clenched hands, or misshapen (rocker-bottom) feet.[verywell.com]

  • Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

    […] your teeth – apart from when eating, your teeth should be apart do not rest your chin on your hand How to make your own ice packs and heat packs Try either: a pack of frozen[nhs.uk] […] massage the painful jaw muscles try to find ways to relax do not chew gum or pen tops do not bite food with your front teeth do not yawn too wide do not bite your nails do not clench[nhs.uk]

  • Tendinitis

    Tight clenching while using hand tools or while driving a long time. Using a backhand, mainly single handed, in an early-season game of tennis (“tenniselbow”).[rheumatology.org] Gardening, using tools, or clenching your hand for a long time may also cause epicondylitis.[orthop.washington.edu] Elbow and wrist Recognize and avoid hand clenching or gripping tools or other objects too hard. Use power tools. In the kitchen, use aids such as jar openers.[rheumatology.org]

  • Bruxism

    On the other hand, a serious case, left untreated, can cause acute pain and permanent damage to your teeth and gums.[sleepjunkies.com] Bruxism is a condition affecting up to 10% of the adult population and is characterised by the grinding, gnashing and and clenching of the teeth and jaws.[sleepjunkies.com]

  • Bursitis

    Tight clenching while using hand tools or while driving a long time. Using a backhand, mainly single handed, in an early-season game of tennis (“tenniselbow”).[rheumatology.org] Gardening, using tools, or clenching your hand for a long time may also cause epicondylitis.[orthop.washington.edu] Elbow and wrist Recognize and avoid hand clenching or gripping tools or other objects too hard. Use power tools. In the kitchen, use aids such as jar openers.[rheumatology.org]

  • Tenosynovitis of the Wrist

    This occurs whenever the hand is used to grip, pinch, wring, grasp or clench anything.[osmifw.com] When you clench, grasp, grip, pinch or twist anything in your hand, two tendons in your wrist and lower thumb usually glide smoothly into the small tunnel that joins them[healthlifemedia.com] Certain tendons are particularly susceptible to inflammation: The two tendons that extend the thumb away from the hand: Inflammation of these tendons is called De Quervain[merckmanuals.com]

  • Entrapment Neuropathy

    A clinical image of her hands attempting to make a clenched fist are shown in Figure A. Which of the following most likely represents her diagnosis and treatment?[orthobullets.com]

  • Median Neuropathy

    A clinical image of her hands attempting to make a clenched fist are shown in Figure A. Which of the following most likely represents her diagnosis and treatment?[orthobullets.com]

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