Hand injury treatment
- Date Listed24/01/2020
Ligaments in your wrist and hand joints help to keep the bones joined together. These fibrous bands make sure that the joint is fully stabilised and mobile for everyday functions.
Hand ligaments are vulnerable to injury and usually tearing because of overworking the joints or direct trauma. When an injury occurs to these ligaments, it is often referred to as a sprain. This is especially common in people who lift heavy weights or an impactful fall.
Severe ligament tears can occur in vehicular accidents or fall from great heights. When this happens prolonged treatment or surgery might be the only choice.
If you are suffering from hand injury, you will be advised to undergo a minimally-invasive hand ligament surgery. This is a reconstruction surgery