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A 21-year-old female asked:

my right arm hurts and there's a bulge almost the shape of a muscle between elbow and wrist where the pains starts. d dimer 0.55 is it a clot?

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Dr. Hratch Karamanoukian
Phlebology 31 years experience
Arm pain: You don't provide enough information as to how you got this. You also say "shape of muscle ..." Didn't specify which part of forearm it is on, etc. Nevertheless, go to the ER and they will do a diagnostic Duplex scan to see what it is, to exclude vascular structure or other.

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Last updated Mar 31, 2016

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