Diagnosing Hand Conditions

Diagnosing Hand Conditions

How are hand conditions diagnosed?

Diagnosing many hand conditions may require surgery, depending on the underlying cause of the condition. In general, diagnostic procedures for hand conditions may include the following:

In some cases, a diagnosis can be made simply based on a physical examination. However, the following tests may also be used to help confirm the diagnosis, or the extent of the problem:

Click here to view the
Online Resources of Plastic Surgery


Top of Page return to top of page