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what causes leaning on elbows to become painful

A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Possibly tendonitis : Does hurt when stress your biceps? If so might be biceps tendonitis where biceps tendon connects to anterior shoulder. Press on front of shoulder & ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Be checked: There are many potential causes and you should consider being checked. Probably the two most common are a rotator cuff tear or a pinched nerve in the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
You may: have a repetitive strain injury akin to tennis elbow, but without performing a physical exam, it's difficult to tell. You should consider seeing an o ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
DEPEND: It is really depend on if you had snything done recently if you hve a bllod drawn from there or you had an IV inseted there it could be an inflammed ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Miller
45 years experience Anesthesiology
Shoulder: Could be various reasons including osteoarthritis, rotator cuff etc. if persists need to start with X-ray If no contradiction ok to take ibuprofen ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Many things are part: Of the elbow, thus many things can hurt too. Bone, tendon, joint, nerve, blood vessel, skin all can be a source of pain. Tendonitis is a common cause, ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anila Khaliq
17 years experience Family Medicine
Might be infection o: The pimple & white head means you might have slight infection in your skin , if it is too painful or you are having fever , chills you might need a ph ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam needed: Your symptoms are very suggestive of carpal tunnel syndrome vs a possible cervical radiculopathy. I would suggest following with your doc and getting ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Arthralgia: stiff painful joints can be the beginings of oseoarthritis as many other rheumalogical disorders. The weakness and pain certainly warrant a prompt med ... Read More
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