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Causes Of Swelling In Palm
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Intermittent finger, palm swelling reness and itching. What's the possible diagnosis? I researched for awhile, can't find obvious causes
Hand Swelling: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of intermittent swelling of hands. Cellulitis, cirrhosis of liver, congestive heart failure, anasarca, eosinophilic fascitis, scleroderma, lymphedema, phlebitis, trauma, contusion, hematoma, salt retention, nephrotic syndrome, hydrochlorthiazide, triamterene, obesity.
I have numbness & tingling in neck & whole arm. Hand and fingers are swollen, with some pain. What could cause this discomfort? This discomfort wakes me up in the middle of the night. Ice don't work for the swelling. I also have an itch in the palm of my
Carpal Tunnel Syn: Nocturnal numbness &paresthesia associated with burning pain is fairly typical of nerve compressions like carpal tunnel with or without associated nerve compression in the neck. Your pcp will refer you to a neurologist for emg/nct to confirm/exclude the dignoses & you will then likely be referred to a hand surgeon.In interim, start using hand brace and nsaids.Md may inject steroid or Gabapentin tab.See 3 more doctor answers
Been working hard in yard. Both hands BAD pain, swollen fingers. Sore when touch palm and wrist area, swelling cause indent from pressing over hr ago.
Can muscle pain underneath armpit/breast and left side of ribs cause swelling in fingers? Swelling is located on my palm under the fingers?
Depends: If your pain in the axilla (armpit) is related to a process or mass that blocks lymph drainage, then swelling can occur in your arm. You should see a doctor to examine the axillary area. For more information www. Askyourgynecologist. Org
Hi! Can the swelling and pain of the top right hand be caused by extensive mouse use? The swelling goes down with ice but it still hurts when I touch
Possible: You may have extensor tendinitis. Consider using an ergonomic mouse if symptoms persist.
Unknown: A baby should not have a noticeably swollen hand see your baby's doctor : thoughts include circualation issues, congenital issues, infection, soft tissue abnormalities, and a whole host of other things. Assymmetry in one limb vs another should be investgated.See 1 more doctor answer
Significant swelling: May be an allergic reaction. Please seek medical evaluation.
What could cause swelling on lower right rib cage. There has been no injury and it is not really painful. The softmass is about the size of my hand.?
Lots of things: I'd strongly recommend seeing an md for this. It could be something bad and needs evaluated.
Lots of things: Most important, if the pulses are not as strong as normal on both sides of the involved wrist, or the hand is very blue, seek immediate care (vascular emergency). Someone else can give you a full list of possible causes.See 1 more doctor answer
Infection: This could be from an infected finger nail or a skin infection anywhere OM you hand or arm.
Hand surgery on 3rd/4th metacarps June 3 (ORIF). Recovery fine until swelling, pain, and 'squeaking' past 2 days when flexing my hand. Cause 4 concern?
HAND ITCH: Only one hand? How long had it been. It could be something you are in contact with. New soap? Work materials? Gloves? Hobbies? Be a detective. Do you take any oral medications?See 1 more doctor answer
What could cause hand swelling (past 3days)? The only thing I've done different recently is change multivitamins last month. I'm 25/female
Could be a number of: Reasons: injury, that you might not remember; infection: from a insect bite or a scratch that you might not even know you had, on the hand/arm; or infection spreading via blood from elsewhere in the body; inflammation from any cause; or enlarged nodes in the armpit area or the elbow from any cause. See your pcp or an orthopod/hand surgeon.See 1 more doctor answer
I'm a recovering herein addict with long term hand edema. It began years ago after getting over an abcess. Swelling was permanent. Causes/treatments?
Vascular: Congratulations on kicking the h habit! See a vascular surgeon as either the lymphatic outflow or the venous outflow has been obstructed possibly to scarring and closure of the lymphatics or the veins. The only treatment might be to wear a compression glove or sleeve but it is worth investigating.