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I Have Had Slight Swelling In My Left Arm Due To Lymphedema What Can I Do
Lymphedema therapy: Manual lymphatic drainage and complete decongestive therapy are the cornerstones of proper lymphedema care. You should seek the opinion of a vascular specialist that has a special interest in lymphedema management. You can learn a lot of the techniques and can begin self management at home once you have been properly treated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
I have a slight swelling under my left arm pit. No pain no lump. I have been fighting a respiratory virus for the last few weeks. Is that ok?
I have lymphodema in my left upper arm. Friday, it began swelling and getting very red in blotches along with a fever of 101.9 last night.
I have pain off and on (little/no swelling) in my left arm pit lymph nodes and extending 4" out toward my nipple. However, I am a 53 yr old male???
I have swelling in my left arm above the wrist to my elbow and my left leg below my knee, on the right side. What could cause this? Do I need to see
Exam needed: Swelling of the forearm is quite unusual unless there has been a recent injury causing bleeding inside the area. If no trauma then a blockage in a vein is suspected. Swelling in the lower leg could be due to poor vein valves or pheblitis. I recommend that your Physician see you for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My left arm and hand are going numb when I sleep I do not sleep on that side. On occasions this has resulted in pain and swelling in my left fingers?
Position change need: Arm and hand numbness overnight is commonly caused by neck mal positioning or wrist flexion during sleep. Sleep collar, special pillows for supporting head, and wrist braces are easily obtained for a trial. The edema should not recur with above. If the problem is not resolved, your doctor can assist ...Read more
I've had an electrical shock sensation down my left arm and now have swelling in my left index finger and joint pain. It also twitches involuntarily. ?
Left arm parathesias: Do you do repetitive work like computer work?Consider thoracic outlet syndrome, cervical disc degeneration, possible carpal tunnel in your left wrist rarely MS. rest for 2-4 days from repetitive work. Try motrin 200 mg 2 tabs 2-3 x a day x 5 (if not allergic or ulcer) Consider cspine xray, EMG,physical exam,possible sonogram/CT/MRI F/U w/doc ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain and swelling in my left wrist and palm numbing fingers severely traveling up left arm rapidly. Am 58, female, severely anemic, rheumatoid factor should be 1.40 is 175. This pain is so intense it hurts to breathe at times. My fingers are throbing yet
?Carpal tunnel?: There are a number of possibilities ranging from a pinched nerve in your neck to a compressed nerve in your wrist (carpal tunnel syndrome). With this combination of problems, you should be evaluated by your doctor who can refer you to the proper specialists. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Some can. This is called an arthus reaction and represents the release of chemicals into the local blood vessels that trigger swelling. ...Read more
I have a swelling between my collarbone and neck. İt's on left side. But it becomes apparent when i raise my left arm. ?
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