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my right arm is sensitive and sore at the elbow

A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
He needs to see his: Dr to be evaluated for infection , inflammation and clot in his arm .Best wishes!
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sharon Ann Clark
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Inflammation: After a venipuncture, one can have a small hematoma/collection of blood. It may be deep and not quite look like a bruise. Blood can cause an inflammat ... Read More
Dr. Moe Zafarani
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Yes: It can be normal, try icing it for 15 minutes at a time
A 13-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Reynoso
9 years experience Infectious Disease
Infection?: What you are describing sounds like an inflamed epitrochlear lymph node, which can be a sign of infection. I would recommend seeing your physician for ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle cramping: or strain is the likely cause. Drink plenty of fluids and take ibuprofen as needed.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
46 years experience Hand Surgery
Not neuropathy: neuropathy would cause numbness and weakness if you bruises a nerve. You probably bruise where you hit your arm. If you did not elevate your arm the ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor: Tender or painful bumps beginning recently could represent infection, especially if red or growing. Get it looked at.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Repetitive motion: The pain in the left arm may be due to repetitive motions to which the arm was not used to. Aleve is okay. Give the arm some rest. If it does not get ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Dysesthesia: This uncomfortable sensation on light touch represents a heightened sensitivity or irritability of superficial nerves in the skin of uncertain etiolog ... Read More
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Dr. Robert WorthingtonKirsch
35 years experience Phlebology
Maybe: If the IV site leaked and you had some blood and contrast in the tissues around the site the bruising/irritation can take some time to resolve. In ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Batt
9 years experience Emergency Medicine
Give it time: Bruising of the soft tissues can occur even after minor trauma as you have described. Give the sore arm some time and it should heal normally. Use of ... Read More
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