Employment May Cause Symptoms of Tendonitis

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Are you suffering from chronic and painful tendonitis symptoms because of your job.  You are not alone.  Your employement may be contributing to your causes of tendonitis.  Many individuals that work with their hands a lot, like typists, stenographers or just those that use repetitive wrist and hand motion more often than not suffer from tendonitis issues.  Some of the common types of tendonitis are carapl tunnel, wrist tendonitis and De Quervain's tendonitis which affects the tendon that runs from the thumb to the wrist and even into the forearm.

Symptoms of DeQuervain's Tendonitis

De Quervain’s Tendonitis is a work related injury in Iowa that can be known as first dorsal compartment tendonitis. This type of tendonitis causes pain near the dorsal and radial aspect of the bottom area on the thumb. It can include pain, swelling and discomfort in the thumb and adjoining wrist area and is usually caused by overuse and repetitive motions at work. Many employees in Iowa get de Quervain’s tendonitis as a result of their occupation….More at deQuervain's Tendonitis – A Work Related Injury in Iowa | Iowa Work