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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Baldwin
14 years experience Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
See orthopedics : Sounds like a cervical radiculopathy (neck problem) people call this a "pinched nerve" weakness is concerning though and should be seen by a medical p ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
X-Ray: Will be able to tell if you broke your hand/elbow. Consider going to er/urgent care if pain, swelling, inability to move in normal range of motion.
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A female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Trauma?: Have you had trauma to your elbow especially on the lateral aspect of the elbow. You seem by hx to have some trauma or irritation to the radial nerve ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Get seen when you can - not emergency, and have your doc examine your arm to see if x-rays are needed.
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A 71-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hill Hastings
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Arthritis: It's not clear. Symptoms of arthritis are pain on movement after periods of rest which improve with gentle motion and heat. Often hands that are painf ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
41 years experience Dentistry
carpel tunnel : It sounds like a repetitive stress injury such as carpel tunnel syndrome. You must ice the area, take nsaids, and avoid the stressful use of that hand ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Patney
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Try a brace: Try a tennis elbow brace near your elbow. This shouldn't cause any problems and may relieve the pain. If it doesn't work then see your primary docto ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gayle Valeros
23 years experience Family Medicine
Tendonitis: You likely have a case of tendonitis. Try resting or decreasing the amount of activity with that arm. You can also use ice to decrease swelling and ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Neuropathy: The lateral cuteneous nerve syndrome, affects the outside of your forearm. At ulnar groove in elbow, ulnar compression can occur. Ulnar neuropathy af ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andres Katz
48 years experience Vascular Surgery
Unlikely: Lipomas are usually painless, not all masses are lipomas, you might have a neurofibroma etc, need to have it removed.
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