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skin palpatating under right thumb and swelling

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Check for lupus: You describe joint stiffness & swelling which indicate joint inflammation (arthritis), not just joint pain (arthralgia). This coupled with the ski ... Read More
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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam and testing: Your symptoms are highly suggestive of an autoimmune disease, lupus or lupus like and timely evaluation is highly recommended. You can start with your ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
No.: Low d would not causes a thum problem . Two unrelated issues, both needing treatment!
A male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Plan: Your symptom need doctor's evaluation and may be blood work wth history of your traveling and other medical problems. Be rational.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
Soft tissue swelling: Due to trauma , caused by broken blood vessel. As long as function of hand full there is no need for expensive test or treatment.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Patience: It could very well be that it may just take more time. You can get better from the arthroplasty up to 6-8 months. So if you are slowly getting bette ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
48 years experience Rheumatology
possible arthritis: Possibly arthritis. Rheumatologic evaluation would be helpful.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Capillary: These red spots are most likely due to burst capillaries which leak blood into the skin and take days to weeks to fade. What caused the swelling and d ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
21 years experience Rheumatology
See below: This could be injury or he could have a inflammatory arthritis such as rheumatoid---he may want to see his doctor to confirm.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Coller
13 years experience Family Medicine
Paronychia?: It sounds like it might be an infection of the skin of the finger. These can usually be punctured and drained pretty easily. The doctor will usually f ... Read More
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