What is Trigger finger release?

Category: Surgeries

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Trigger finger release is a same day surgical procedure done under local anesthesia or a nerve block. A small incision is made in the skin, and the tight portion of the flexor tendon sheath is released. After a few days full use of the finger may then begin.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Trigger finger release

Side effect Patients
Full hand contracture 1
Pain 1
Stroke like issues 1
Weakness in hands 1

Duration

Stopped having Trigger finger release

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 10
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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