Irritation/Pain in the Region of the Saddle and First MCP

After an injury to the thumb occurs such as skier’s thumb, it is quite common to feel discomfort in the area of the Saddle and MCP (metacarpophalangeal) joint. The degree of pain endured and length of recovery time will vary greatly depending on the severity of the injury. Be sure to discover the source of your injury in order to find out which method of care is most appropriate for your unique condition.