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Calcific Tendinitis

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#1 Cheryle


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Posted 15 July 2008 - 02:32 AM

I saw my primary care physician yesterday about a lump on the side of my wrist and he said it is Calcific Tendinitis and is sending me to a hand specialist. I have an appointment for today (they must have had a cancellation). Before this,I've had only tiny pieces of calcium work through my skin. Anyone have this before? How was it treated?

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Posted 15 July 2008 - 04:07 AM

Cherlye, I have had calcuim deposits removed from my right knee back in 2003. I couldn't get them to heal and it was making a mess on my pants. I had to wear a ban aid everyday with some antibotic lotion. And then I found out I was allergic to the ban aids I was wearing. But they never came back. I do have more on both forearms. I will eventually have them removed. Good luck a the doctors to day and keep us informed. Sam