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Has anyone ever had "mommy's thumb"??? eKnuckles Due February 13; Florida 3475 posts
Nov 18th '12

It sucks. I'm pretty sure it is what I have, it started at about 9 months. The symptoms and description fit exactly. Anyway it comes and goes. I'm just wondering how long it lasted for you and what you did to fix it? The pain has been going on for four months now.

Bop ✿ 3 kids; Alabama 22511 posts
Nov 18th '12

never heard of it

22Jleigh33 1 child; Louisiana 747 posts
Nov 18th '12

What is that?

Leah+2 2 kids; Texas 5797 posts
Nov 18th '12

I had it for a couple months. It sucked. But eventually I guess my muscles just got used to the strain.

Monique and Dominic's mom 2 kids; Wyoming 2769 posts
Nov 18th '12

I had it and it lasted for a few months. I used a wrist brace that also stabilized my thumb. It sucked. :(

*~* Superwoman *~* 1 child; Moreno Valley, California 2045 posts
Nov 18th '12

what is it?

eKnuckles Due February 13; Florida 3475 posts
Nov 18th '12

Here's an article on it : http://www.handandwristinstitute.com/mommy-thumb-doctor-los-angeles/




I've just been using an ace bandage for my wrist/thumb and it seems to help but then it starts up again a couple weeks later. *sigh*