Thumb Spica Splint
- Ideal for arthritis, skier’s thumb, and gamekeeper’s thumb
- Immobilizes the metacarpals and phalanges joint
- Support and protects injured collateral ligaments
Tenosynovitis is the inflammation of the fluid-filled sheath (called the synovium) that surrounds a tendon. It is characterized by pain, swelling, difficulty in moving the particular joint where the inflammation occurs. When the condition causes the finger to stick in a flexed position, this is called stenosing tenosynovitis, which is commonly called a trigger finger. Repetitive use or movements of the wrist joint may overstretch or tear the ligament. Common wrist problem is carpal tunnel syndrome de Quervain disease, ulnar, fracture, carpal bone fracture. Sprains and strains: strains occur when muscle or tendons are overstretched. Sprains are an overstretching or a partial tearing of ligaments. Flamingo thumb spica splint gives you a great relief.