A 30-year-old member asked:
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is it possible for stress to make your hands swell?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
48 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Unlikely, unless physical stress at wrist producing carpal tunnel compromise.
Answered on Dec 24, 2013

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