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Elbow Rash: Causes of elbow rash: allergies to medicine, cosmetics, food or clothing allergic reaction to poison oak, ivy or sumac rash due to friction with clothing, elbow pads or other surface rash due to insect bites inner elbow rash due to sweating specific skin disorders like eczema, psoriasis, infection, shingles, etc. ...Read more
I have been feeling a dripping wet sensation coming from my elbow/forearm area- when its actually dry- what could this be a symptom of?
Don't know....: I don't want to alarm you, but this is sort of an unusual symptom, in my experience. I think you should talk with your doctor, who may refer you to a neurologist. They may recommend a scan of your brain to be sure there isn't anything unexpected, i.e., a growth, or evidence of demyelinating disease (ms). They may also recommend an eeg to look at your brain waves, to rule out unusual seizures. ...Read more
I have some discomfort on my left side of my chest close to the elbow. Is it a sign or a symptom of heart attack? I am maybe 30 lbs overweight.
It might be: Pain from angina (reversible ischemia) or a heart attack (irreversible ischemia) can present in different ways in different people. It is usually felt in the midline of the chest or back, but can also be felt in the left jaw, both jaws or the left arm but not typically on the left lateral chest. Pain or pressure in the chest that is brought on by activity should be checked out. ...Read more
4" of Dark stripe of skin from elbow up to wrist. Mom has it too. Genetic? but symptom of what? It was red last wk when I was an antibiotics n drank
First alcohol and: antibiotics don't mix, it can affect your liver and not work for it's intended purposes. Second would need to see this lesion to diagnose ...Read more
I have a dull ache in my left shoulder that shoots down to my elbow and/or wrist is this a symptom of a heart attack I do have two bug bites on same shoulder
All pain is on right side finger joints elbow shoulder neck and feet fingers and in back could these be early symptom of ALS or MS or any idea I'm 21?
Pain: Pain, usually worse with elbow movement (bending it or rotating your forearm), bruising, swelling, deformity are some of the common symptoms. Direct trauma can injure the elbow, but so can force applied elsewhere, such as a fall landing on the hands and wrist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer