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What could cause severe hand pain and vein swelling?

What could cause severe hand pain and vein swelling?

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. ...Read more

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Is Left hand vein pain and stomach pain a concern?

Is Left hand vein pain and stomach pain a concern?

No relation.: There is no relationship between hand vein pain and stomach pain. These are two unrelated processes. Follow up with your medical doctor for evaluation of both. ...Read more

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Can Advil (ibuprofen) stop hand pain?

Can Advil (ibuprofen) stop hand pain?

Anti-inflammatory: Advil (ibuprofen) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. That means it treats inflammation, but it is not a steroid. It reduces the effects of inflammation which can be painful, but it also has some direct effects on pain. Whether advil (ibuprofen) can reduce your hand pain will depend on what is causing your hand pain though so this question is hard to answer. ...Read more

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I have vein pain in wrist after failed needle stick, help?

I have vein pain in wrist after failed needle stick, help?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful advice without examining you. There is possibility of nerve damage and you should consult your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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How can I relieve hand pain?

How can I relieve hand pain?

Find cause: The first step in any treatment plan is to learn first what the problem is. Once you find the cause of your hand pain then you can tailor appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What are some common causes of hand pain?

What are some common causes of hand pain?

Trauma carpal tunnel: Arthritis degenerative or rheumatoid peripheral neuropathy and compressive neuropathof hand elbow or neck general answer fora generaL question more details can lead to more specific list how didivit start what makes it worse or better history of trauma? Associated non pain symptoms nubness tingling where exactly in the hand do you feel the pain? ...Read more

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What can I do for this pain in hands and can't clench fist? What could it be?

What can I do for this pain in hands and can't clench fist? What could it be?

Trigger finger: Is a common cause of this complaint. There is limited mobility in the finger, pain where the finger meets the palm, often called the finger palm crease, pressure causing pain can be a sign of stenosing tenosynovitis or trigger finger

it is treated by antiinflammatories, corticosteriod injection and perhaps surgery if symptoms do not go away. ...Read more

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Hand pain, I kept complaining till an IV was removed. Why should I need to do that?

You shouldn't: Hand pain in a hand containing an IV could indicate infiltration of the iv. It is a relative indication to remove the IV and restart elsewhere if it is needed. ...Read more

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What can cause left hand pain?

What can cause left hand pain?

Hand Pain: Arthritis at the base of the thumb or in the wist at the stt joint. Post traumatic issues, old injuries tendonitis, such as dequervains tendonitis, carpal tunnel and ulnar tunnel, trigger finger, trauma, fracture, laceration Every system every tissue can be source of pain, skin, tendon, nerve, joint, bone artery the list is endless ...Read more

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Right hand pain for last 3 months?

Right hand pain for last 3 months?

Maybe Carpal tunnel: Several things cause hand pain. But most common appears to be carpal tunnel.
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The carpal tunnel is a narrow, bony passageway in the wrist connecting the hand to the arm through which several tendons and the median nerve pass. When the tendons within the carpal tunnel become inflamed or swell they can compress the median nerve, resul ...Read more

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How to prevent hand pain while writing?

How to prevent hand pain while writing?

Breaks or fatter pen: If you hand hurts from writing for long periods of time, try to take breaks and stretch your fingers back. A fatter/wider pen may help if you have certain types of hand arthritis. If you're not sure of the cause, check in with your local hand surgeon. ...Read more

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Left hand pain only for past 1 week why?

Left hand pain only for past 1 week why?

Left Hand Pain: Hello. Need more information. Are you left hand dominant? Any trauma involved? What activities aggravate your left hand pain? Does it stay in your hand or radiate into your wrist or forearm? Might benefit from topical voltaren (diclofenac) gel or lidocaine gel. These would need to be prescribed. ...Read more

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What would cause random severe wrist/hand pain?

See below: These are symtoms that need to be evaluated thoroughly your physician. He/she will be able to discuss his/her findings and suggest a plan. ...Read more

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I have pain in hands and feet what does it mean?

Thorough History.: How about just a little more information. Type of pain, duration, onset, constant or intermittent are just a few examples of important information. If you have general medical conditions, how well are the conditions being controlled would help. Diabetes and obesity may play a role in the pain you are having, but a thorough evaluation is needed. Start with a healthtap PCP or internist for help. ...Read more

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Is there a certain type of specialist for hand pain?

Is there a certain type of specialist for hand pain?

Yes: Depending on the type, location, and chronicity of pain, a hand specialist would be advisable. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel hand pain after using a catheter?

No: If you are referring to a urinary catheter then no. If you are referring to an IV catheter in your hand then yes it is possible to have some pain after the catheter is removed. If pain persists greater than a few days or if it appears red, hot, and/or swollen then see your md as soon as possible. ...Read more

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My Grandfather is experiencing hand pain. And had cat bite.

My Grandfather is experiencing hand pain. And had cat bite.

Clean the wound: Make sure the wound is cleaned out by rinsing with large amount of water for 5 minutes. Avoid use of rubbing alcohol, hydrogen peroxide, iodine or mercurochrome as this may harm tissue or delay healing. Make sure cat has been vaccinated against rabies. Follow up with doctor if there is any difficulty with movement of hand or fingers, swelling around the wound or cat has not been rabies vaccinated ...Read more

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I have hand pain whenever I wakeup, washing cloths, doing something work. I am 21 aged female. I have son 2 years?

I have hand pain whenever I wakeup, washing cloths, doing something work. I am 21 aged female. I have son 2 years?

De Quervain's?: There is a condition "de Quervain's disease" that results from inflammation in the wrist and thumb causing pain. This is associated with repetitive use, such as in lifting an infant from a crib or ground, wringing laundry...Pain when twist your wrist or lift something between your thumb and finger. Get evaluated. A specific splint can be made, ice and anti-inflammatory, and physical therapy. ...Read more

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I've haf this lower right hand pain which has come and gone over a few days. I have an old ergo keyboard. Should I switch?

I've haf this lower right hand pain which has come and gone over a few days. I have an old ergo keyboard. Should I switch?

Yes: Yes, but if the pain does not disappear, the cause needs to be identified. It can be tendon/joint problems (arthritis, tendinitis, etc.) or nerve disease (carpal tunnel syndrome, etc.). Many of these conditions are treatable and the tests (blood work, x-rays, nerve conduction tests) are available through your regular physician. If no abnormality is found, the problem may still be ergonomic. ...Read more

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What causes tingling, burning, numbness, pain in hands?

What causes tingling, burning, numbness, pain in hands?

See below: There are several common causes of hand numbness. The most common cause is carpal tunnel, but you may also can neuropathy. See your physician for further evaluation. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor should I go see for hand pain?

What kind of doctor should I go see for hand pain?

Bone doctor: Orthopedic surgeon who may or not be a specialist in hand. ...Read more

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Why am I having continuous pain in hands and feet joints?

Pains 4: Pain is usually mechanical, inflammatory, neurological, or functional. At 34 y.o., some possibilities are rheumatoid arthritis, peripheral neuropathy, tendinitis. However, without a detailed history and a physical examination, it is impossible to say what the cause is in your case. See your primary care doctor first. ...Read more

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Hand pain over a month after an iv?

Hand pain over a month after an iv?

Poss. Nerve injury: I see a few patients a month with persistent pain after IV placement. This can be due to a hematoma formation or nerve injury. Recommended treatment is warm compress for the hematoma and contrast compress (hot and cold) for nerve injury. Prescription topical creams and therapy may be helpful. Symptoms usually resolve spontaneously, but tis can take u to a year. See a hand surgeon for an eval. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce hand pain fast?

Splint: Ice, compress, pain meds, nsaids. That being said, it would be best to see a hand doctor to determine what the cause of the pain is. ...Read more

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How do you relieve hand pain quickly? Ice?

Pain from what?: Carpal tunnel syndrome, dequervain's tendinitis, arthritis, gout, sprain/strain, ulnar nerve entrapment are few examples of causes of pain in hands etc...Rest/motrin/aleve may help with pain. Ice is usually only useful after injury to prevent excessive swelling etc...It may reduce some pain. Please post a more specific question and I am sure it will be answered accordingly. Good luck. ...Read more

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Who knows anything about hand pain while writing?

Who knows anything about hand pain while writing?

Best start: The best start would be with a primary care physician or a rheumatologist. The cause needs to be identified. It is usually tendon/joint problems (arthritis, tendinitis, etc.) or nerve disease (carpal tunnel syndrome, etc.). Many of these conditions are treatable and the tests (blood work, x-rays, nerve conduction tests) are simple and helpful. ...Read more

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I have worsening hand pain, is there anything to help?

I have worsening hand pain, is there anything to help?

Yes: We need to determine the cause and then we can begin the treatment. So go see your doc for an exam to learn the problem. ...Read more