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1 month ago I was transport a large man from the stretcher onto bed. Every since my left arm hurts near the elbow forearm hurts. Sharp pain. Help?

1 month ago I was transport a large man from the stretcher onto bed. Every since my left arm hurts near the elbow forearm hurts. Sharp pain. Help?

Workers compensation: It sounds like you sustained your injury while at work. If that's true, then you should report this to your employer asap and initiate workers compensation evaluation. Check out http://www. Nolo. Com/legal-encyclopedia/your-right-to-workers-comp-benefits-faq-29093.Html for more info. In most cases, I believe you lose benefits if you see "outside" doc before filing claim. ...Read more

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Left arm achy, pain in muscle, elbow, forearm. Hurts more as rotate shoulder, pinch sensation above left breast- could this just be pinched nerve?

Left arm achy, pain in muscle, elbow, forearm. Hurts more as rotate shoulder, pinch sensation above left breast- could this just be pinched nerve?

Possible: The description sounds like a possible pinched nerve in the neck although could also be a shoulder problem. Get checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

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My sons arm hurt he is 13. Ache like throbbing pain in shoulder growth plate area and collarbone Area. Plays baseball his forearm hurts all the time?

My sons arm hurt he is 13. Ache like throbbing pain in shoulder growth plate area and collarbone Area. Plays baseball his forearm hurts all the time?

Be seen: It is fairly common for young baseball players to injure their proximal growth plates of the humerus, thought to be related to repetitive throwing. He should be seen and evaluated for this before he returns to baseball. ...Read more

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My right forearm hurts to touch or move and I can't use it to cook, turn a door knob or car key. I hit it off a door at work and have a knot and it feels like it's grinding when I do anything.

My right forearm hurts to touch or move and I can't use it to cook, turn a door knob or car key. I hit it off a door at work and have a knot and it feels like it's grinding when I do anything.

Sounds like symptoms: Of lateral epicondylitis. These R functions that R hard 2 do when U have this. Treatments vary from NSAIDS to activity modification & bracing, later if fails, PT & injections. Some also perform surgical procedures, but the success is not great. Seek help from a fellowship trained sports medicine orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Small hard lump in upper forearm hurts.?

Small hard lump in upper forearm hurts.?

Lump: Recommend seeing a physician. Lumps can be from simple fat tumors to cancers hence why it is important to have a physical examination done. ...Read more

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Sometimes the skin by my elbow under my forearm hurts to touch. Why does that happen?

Sometimes the skin by my elbow under my forearm hurts to touch. Why does that happen?

Elbow sore: Heathcolli41, ~ because it undergoes a lot of wear and tear as a result of you (and all of us) leaning on our elbows. We do this all the time so its surprising more people do not complain of this! Thanks ...Read more

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Been doing push-ups with correct form. Left forearm hurts lately when I push. What could it be? Never happened before. Inner part of forearm.

Been doing push-ups with correct form. Left forearm hurts lately when I push. What could it be? Never happened before. Inner part of forearm.

Muscle strain: You need to stop for a few day to allow healing and use antiinflammatories if not allergic to same. If no improvement or it gets worse see a doctor for physical evaluation ...Read more

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Fell on my wrist. It hurts to move it up, grip or lift anything or rotate my forearm. Pain with moving up is becoming less.

Fell on my wrist. It hurts to move it up, grip or lift anything or rotate my forearm. Pain with moving up is becoming less.

Need follow up: If ur initial evaluation and x rays were normal. A follow up evaluation & new xrays because a navicular fracture maybe normal initially but may show up in 2 wks later. U, in my opinion u should b casted 4 immobilizing the wrist, and it makes sure u return 4 follow up. If still sore and ur ortho guy is still suspicious a ct and or bone scan will help solve the riddle. I do the ct, bone scan next. ...Read more

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I had right forearm pain and wrist pain for a few days now. It hurts right in the middle of my forearm. What can I do for it?

There are a variety: There are a variety of structures there. It could be tendon which may be my first consideration. But you have muscles, nerves, blood vessels, bone all there. Any of these can be the problem. You can try heat on the area but you may need to see your physician for a definitive diagnosis ...Read more

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Whenever I bend my head forward and put pressure, something in my left forearm hurts? No other symptoms besides this, I'm 16 years old.

Whenever I bend my head forward and put pressure, something in my left forearm hurts? No other symptoms besides this, I'm 16 years old.

Nerve irritation: Your symptoms suggest compression of the cervical nerve plexus that controls your arm movements. Causes can be due to cervical rib. I recommend discussing with a doctor and getting x-rays performed. ...Read more

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I had an elbow contusion two years ago. Ever since, I've been having periodical pain flare ups in my elbow. Now tingly in my pinky and forearm hurts.

I had an elbow contusion two years ago. Ever since, I've been having periodical pain flare ups in my elbow. Now tingly in my pinky and forearm hurts.

Possible Ulnar Nerve: I would recommend seeing an orthopaedic surgeon. You could have irritation of the ulnar nerve ("funny bone nerve") which can cause numbess or tingling in the small and ring finger. ...Read more

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When I press down with my index finger on something, my forearm hurts even when lifting things. Why is that? No injuries or exercise. Ideas? Help?

When I press down with my index finger on something, my forearm hurts even when lifting things. Why is that? No injuries or exercise. Ideas? Help?

Epicondylitis: You might be describing epicondylitis or some other muscle strain/injury. If it's painful close to elbow, it might be tennis elbow if on outside (lateral) & golfer's elbow if on inside (medial) of elbow. Check out http://patient. Info/doctor/tennis-elbow-and-golfers-elbow for info. RICE is usually good idea for injuries eg Rest, Ice, Compression & Elevation. OTC pain relievers should be ok. See doc ...Read more

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My wrist hurts very bad I can't even lift a blanket when I bend it back my whole forearm hurts/when I push on my forearm wrist hurts. Its not swollen?

My wrist hurts very bad I can't even lift a blanket when I bend it back my whole forearm hurts/when I push on my forearm wrist hurts. Its not swollen?

Pain with motion can: Be from tendinitis, joint swelling, bruising, ligament injury, fracture, mild arthritis iin a older person, or even fatigue and a little soreness from activity. Other things such as inflammation from infection, gout or other causes too can occur. Typical treatments involve ice, rest splinting, and over the counter anti-inflammatory medication but seeking care if symptoms do not get better. ...Read more

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I have pain in my elbow and down the to my forearm. Hurts to squeeze or lift it or other things. Don't play sports. Just house clean house hurts.?

See sports med doc: Depending on where exactly the pain is, there are a few things that can cause these symptoms. It may be 'tennis elbow' (tendonitis). You would likely benefit from physical therapy- not only to decrease the pain, but also to address the mechanical factors that caused it in the first place. ...Read more

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I have elbow and forearm pain and it's swollen I am controlling the swelling with ibuprofen but it still hurts?

I have elbow and forearm pain and it's swollen I am controlling the swelling with ibuprofen but it still hurts?

Varies: More history and an exam would be helpful. Was there an injury? Among the more common causes of pain and swelling of the forearm can include overuse syndromes, Tendonitis, epicondylitis, peripheral nerve entrapment syndromes, among other possibilities. Don't hesitate to be seen for a specific diagnosis. ...Read more

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Every few days I get this weird pain I can't make a fist in my right hand when I do my forearm hurts and wrist whole hand? I know it's coming what's It called and what to do to make it better? Especially when I gold my phone and type with right hand

Every few days I get this weird pain I can't make a fist in my right hand when I do my forearm hurts and wrist whole hand? I know it's coming what's It called and what to do to make it better? Especially when I gold my phone and type with right hand

Carpal Tunnel: This could be from carpal tunnel syndrome. This is typically associated with numbness and tingling in the hand. However, it could be from an overuse tendonitis as well. Usually tendonitis does not have associated numbness and tingling. You could try a brace for your wrist for immobilization which helps rest the tendons. ...Read more