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Lupus Cause Pain In Elbow Joint And Then Bruise
Let me help you: It sound you problem in the neck area to have all these symptoms, or combinations of shoulder problem and neck problem ask you doctor for to check it out. ...Read more
Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more
Tingle in right hand and finger tips, sharp pain in neck area when I lower my head also pain in elbow joint and shoulder blade all on right side.
Cerivical radiculiti: Sounds like you have a herniated disc or pinched nerve in your neck. Reproduction of the pain and numbness while bending your neck to the affected side is called a positive "spurling's sign". Your shoulder blade pain is also characteristic of this. Would start with some otc antiiflams and if pain persists or weakness develops in hand or numbness persists would seek attention. ...Read more
Normal anatomy: It's normal anatomy and physiology for this to happen, especially as we get older. Not to worry. ...Read more
Can cortisone injections to elbow cause avascular necrosis of elbow? I had 4 injections. Last two to elbow joint
Can cortisone inj to elbow joint cause a change in radial collateral ligament of elbow joint? As I can't straighten elbow and suffering sharp pain
Usually not: The injection could cause some pain but I never heard about damage to the ligament from the injection. ...Read more
Not caused by injury. For the past week, I have been unable to fully bend or extend elbow. Pain is on the inside, top of the joint during movement.
Locked elbow: Very important to make sure you do not have a spontaneous infection. If you have any fever redness or lots of pain with motion go to ER or your family doctor and get this checked out ASAP. If not infected could be a loose body or other soft tissue structure getting stuck in the elbow joint. Go to an orthopedic surgeon and get 3Vs xrays of the elbow done. If Xrays negative then get MRI. ...Read more
Rt elbow joint hurts when doing things such as wiping eyeglasses or cleaning tables etc. I'm LT handed but do some things w Rt hand. Cause?
Can IVs near the elbow joint cause arm/shoulder/chest pain that last for days afterwards? (ER doctor said im not at risk for a heart attack)
IV, pain: NO;but why at your age would one need an iv? Pain always needs a explanatory mechanism should something serious be missed. ...Read more
I have recently strained a tendon in my left arm just above my elbow joint this caused a lump ultrasounds revealed no problems and I have had physio as well now my arm has a burning sensation on my forearm between my wrist and elbow it feels really hot bu
Small mobile tender mass when leaning on elbow. Is it a cyst causes my elbow pain and how do I fix it?
Olecranon bursitis: The olcranon process is the back of the hunge joint at the elbow. A bursa is a sac that sits over the outside of a joint to cushion the soft tissues from injury. The olecranon bursa can become inflamed, usually from trauma, like leaning a lot on your elbows. An inflamed bursa is called a bursitis. It is often treated with anti-inflammatoies, ace wraps, aspiration of fluid, or a cortisone injection. ...Read more
See a doctor for dx.: The elbow joint is where three long bones meet. There are many structures which may be the cause of elbow pain. Inflammation of a tendon is a common cause of elbow pain. The cartilage in the joint can also be inflamed. Other causes include bursitis, cellulitis, septic arthritis, a pinched nerve, osteochondritis dissecans, not to mentions sprains & strains. See your doctor for definitive diagnosis. ...Read more
How long can I expect pain and stiffness in my elbow joint after being in a long arm cast for 6 weeks?
Can Lipitor (atorvastatin) damage your joints? Bad joint pain in elbow and did nothing to elbow while taking Lipitor (atorvastatin).
I woke up with elbow pain a month ago. It feels bruised but there is no mark. Seems to hurt more when straight, esp if I'm leaning on hand. What is it?
Yes 30 years: I perform ten to twelve elbow replacements or rereplacements per year. ...Read more
Elbow pain for over 2 weeks. Xrays neg. Still hurts. Why? Nerve damage? Tissue damage? Swollen and tender. No visible bruise.
Inflammation: Swelling denotes inflammation. X-rays being negative means no fracture and you are too young to have osteoarthritis. The inflammation could be tendonitis, bursitis, or some type of inflammatory arthritis depending on where the swelling is located. See an orthopedic surgeon or a rheumatologist if you have not received a diagnosis and plan at this point. ...Read more