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Broke My Arm
Think I may have fractured my arm fell and landed on the ulna side of my arm tender when I move my pinky finger the pain comes shooting up my arm
On the internet?: What do you expect here? If you think you have broken your arm you go to the doctor. You do not search the internet. You need an exam and possibly even an Xray. None of that will be found on the internet. ...Read more
I fell 2 days ago off my bike. I can't straighten my arm. I have a lot of pain in my wrist and inner part of my arm by elbow. Is my arm broken?
Bike Trauma to Arm: Hello. If you haven't done so, please get your extremity checked out at your local Urgent Care Center if they are still open tonight. Otherwise go to the ER to obtain basic x-rays of these areas. Rule out fracture versus just bad soft tissue trauma from your fall off your bike. ...Read more
I went ice skating and i fell down and put my right arm on the floor first.And now my arm hurts when i put my hand in a fist it hurts my arm. ?
IS THIS A TEST?: This does not make any sense unless your ring finger was fractured. ...Read more
I play guitar alot and ive been getting tingling in my hand and up my forearm, it has now spread ap my arm onto my face and my right shoulder. scared?
Pins & needles: The sensation of pins and needles often follows nerve compression. A common site for this symptom is in the tips of the thumb and the first three fingers, when this occurs it suggests compression of the median nerve, or carpal tunnel syndrome. When the symptom affects the back of the hand, between the thumb and the first finger, consider radial nerve compression. Ulnar nerve affects pinky fngr ...Read more
See an orthopedist: You should have it evaluated to rule out nerve entrapment problems involving the ulnar nerve in guyons canal, ligament or tendon inflammation/strains/tears or even subtle fractures. Basic treatment consists of resting, use of a over the counter wrist splint, avoidance of painful activities, icing especially if re- irritated by ongoing activity, and use of anti-inflammatories. ...Read more
I broke my humerus on the weekend. Yesterday the hospital chaned my cast as had numb wrist. Since last night my whole arm has been numb on top, bad?
I was playing basketball today and my thumb went back toward my arm! and now my palm near my thumb hurts a lot. Injury?
A week ago playing dodgeball I tripped and braced myself with my left arm. Shooting pains in my elbow. It still hurts and I can't fully extend my arm.
You may have a: fracture at the elbow. See a Dr and get an xray of your elbow immediately. ...Read more
CARPAL TUNNEL: http://www.handctr.com/carpal-tunnel-syndrome-q-a.html median nerve compression at the wrist gives numbness in the blue area and loss of muscle function in the large muscle of the thumb here is a nice video i made a few years back http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=lwghddhvm60&list=plcbd41f7a42e20469&index=4&feature=plpp_video. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer