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my left arm has been swollen for about 3 months and it hurts bad

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Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
SWELLING AND SUNBURN: YOU HAVE A FIRE! HOW DO YOU PUT OUT A FIRE? WITH WATER . . . SIT IN A TUB OF LUKEWARM WATER (NOT HOT OR COLD) FOR AT LEAST 30 MINUTES EVER 3 OR 4 HOUR ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Hard to say: Pain in the arm could be coming from many sources - until you know the source, the best treatment may be elusive. Possible causes include trauma, neur ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience General Surgery
Tennis elbow: See your physician or a physical therapist for more testing and some help.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Could be cubital: First, you are quite young for a stroke. During the worst of your illness, with reduced sensation and movement, you may have compressed your ulnar ner ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
47 years experience Podiatry
Inflammation from bi: Localized inflammation from insect bite. Use otc steroid cream-hydrocortize cream 1%.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Left arm injury: Can you move your arm in all directions painlessly? how about your neck? You may have a tendonitis, tendon or muscle strain. But due to the swelling ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Persaud
11 years experience Hospital-based practice
Possibly inflamed LN: This could possibly be cyst or fatty tumor or it may be an inflamed lymph node due to your body fighting off an infection. It could also be a warning ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Trauma: It sounds like you may have strained one of your muscles or ligaments. If this is the case, resting the area should help. CPR, if done properly, sho ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Normal: Leg got stung, will gradually be less painful day-by-day. Can rub with a cortisone or with a wet (uncoated or chewable) aspirin. Arm pain not related.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Arm pain: It is hard to answer without an examination, May be infection, inflammation involving skin, muscles, tendons, blood clot in the vein, nerve pain form ... Read More
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