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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stop: Hcg injections can cause water retention however if there is significant painful swelling a followup with prescribing provider is necessary to be furt ... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
Local reaction: Check to see if it's the same manufacturer. Could be a local reaction to preservative. Other possibilities are infection due to the injection. If t ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Reported but rare: I've given B12 shots to hundreds of patients and have never seen this happen so I was going to say no, but in researching this some sites list "feelin ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam King
Dr. Adam King answered
14 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Relatively Common: I am surmising you received Noocaine from your dentist. Having an injection anywhere can rupture blood vessels from the injection. Sorry! Use Ice ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
Need more info: Venofer--I think you are referring to intravenous iron--should not cause swelling. You should be in touch with the doctor who gave you the medication ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krinick
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Testosterone: Both hgh and testosterone can cause ankle swelling.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Tooth extraction: is a surgical procedure and is not completely risk-free. Pain and swelling following surgery is usually at its worst 24 – 48 hours after surgery. Musc ... Read More
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Dr. David Lundin
26 years experience Neurosurgery
Infection?: Swelling and increased pain after any procedure should be evaluated for the possibility of infection. The end of your question does not make sense. ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Sympathectomy: If the swelling is presumably due to the dysfunction of the sympathetic nervous system, which is the underlying cause of CRPS, then a Sympathectomy wo ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: Depo-provera is one of the most effective forms of birth control, as long as you get the shot every 3 months as directed. Irregular or absent periods ... Read More

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