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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
?what kind of bite: You should seek medical attention immediately if it is a human bite it is potentially worse but what you relate sounds like a serious infection and t ... Read More
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Dr. W. Batson answered
43 years experience Hand Surgery
See a doctor: Bite wounds are serious and frequently require drainage and antibiotics. This not something to wait around on.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably: All such symptoms, however, should be transient. If symptoms persist and/or worsen, follow up ASAP.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Laying: Blood clot is unusual at your age .....unless you are morbidly obese/hyperviscosity /hypothyroid/smokes/BC pill.
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Dr. Lauren Elson
15 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Ice, elevate: If you are having severe pain, numbness, weakness, or tingling, you should have it looked at in urgent care. Sometimes swelling can track between the ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Common symptoms: A person who wakes up with some temporary limb numbness, with marks on the limb suggesting the person slept too long on that limb, most likely actuall ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Antihistamine: An antihistamine and cool compress is suggested. If the stinger is present, please see urgent care. The line may indicate inflammation or infection. A ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amogh Sahai
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Many possibilities: First of all, I need to know whether any history of trauma. There are several conditions that can cause shoulder pain with hand swelling. One of the ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Probably not: Local vaccine reactions usually occur at the injection site or close to it. Look for another cause, such as a hair or elastic being wrapped tightly ar ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tadge Kanjo
22 years experience General Surgery
Change position: It is common for problems to arise from sleeping position. Arms extended stretch nerves and can cause numbness, tingling. Lying on an arm can cause s ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: You could have pinched nerve coming off your neck but the swollen hand may be something. Since you pain sounds worse, you may want to see your docto ... Read More
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