Trigger Finger

Trigger Finger

What is Trigger Finger?

Trigger Finger is a common problem that causes pain and snapping of the tendons in the fingers. The problem that occurs in a patient who has trigger finger is due to the tendons of the fingers.

Symptoms of Trigger Finger

  • Stiff finger
  • Swelling
  • Clicking sound when you move your finger


Causes of Trigger Finger

  • Narrowing of the sheath that surrounds the tendon
  • Repetitive gripping actions
  • Repetitive usage of the fingers


Treatment for Trigger Finger


Self-Diagnose can bring more harm than treating it. It is good to know more about the injury but definitely not to the point of self-treatment. It will be much safer to get treated by Our Doctor, for more information or to book an appointment with Singapore Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic, you can call (+65) 6475 8011, the hotline is open 24 hours. You may also send us an enquiry for appointment.

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