A 20‐year‐old woman with a painful swollen left thumbUploader: Meshakar 2 years ago Subscribe 1
Changes in the shape of the thumb, a cracking sound following a fall, and numbness often occur when the thumb or a nearby bone is broken. Fast facts on sprained thumbs: A sprain of the ligaments surrounding the joint is referred to as a 'jammed' thumb. What is the differential diagnosis on the basis of clinical presentation and radiological findings? MRI is also essential to assess joint involvement. Thumb arthritis commonly occurs with aging.