Risk factorsBy Mayo Clinic Staff
Factors that put you at risk of developing trigger finger include:
Aug. 27, 2014
- Repeated gripping. Occupations and hobbies that involve repetitive hand use and prolonged gripping may increase your risk of trigger finger.
- Certain health problems. People who have diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis are at higher risk of developing trigger finger.
- Your sex. Trigger finger is more common in women.
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