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My Hand Is Swollen And Hurts
See your doctor: Your elbow and hands need to be seen by your doctor to determine what is going on.... ...Read more
Last two days my hands feel swollen and hurt when I make a fist..They really hurt when I first wake up in morning.My pointer finger is the worse.?
Should i go to emergency room I have type 2 diabetes and my hands are swollen tight hurt bad feet and ankles same way. My legs feel tight from ankles. I take metformin and on insulin as well. This has happened before when i was pregnant and hospitalized b
Have it evaluated.: Excessive swelling and tightness of the hands and feet and ankles needs to be evaluated. Contact your physician and get their advice. ...Read more
I woke up and my middle fingernail on my left hand is swollen and hurts on the left side of the nail. What could possibly be wrong?
See a doctor: it could be many things.it it keep hurting and there is a sign of infection like redness see a doctor ...Read more
If been shooting meth for at least 6 years now. Here recently when I do the next morning my hands are swollen red and hurt. Why is that.?
Erythromelalgia: It's going to get worse if you continue this insanity. You're asking for gangrene. You're smart enough to have found HealthTap. If you continue, meth will kill you -- I've autopsied folks who've died from it and they actually do tear their flesh off their bodies at the end. Please get help. ...Read more
My hands are swollen also heel hurts, prostatitis, high liver enzymes what's up could it be related?
I been taking levaquin for two weeks now can iit be the cause of my hands feeling swollen and fingers hurting when i make a fist? Also flomax (tamsulosin) for pros
Yes levaquin (levofloxacin) : Quinolone antibiotics ( Levaquin (levofloxacin) ) may have the side effect of joint aches and pain and to a lesser extent but of greater consequence tendon rupture ( achilles' tendon being the most common). These side effects are uncommon but you need to be aware of. ...Read more
Variable: Yes, go see a hand doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›
I got a bite on my hand 5 days ago. Today my neck is stiff, my hand is still swollen, my hand hurts and yellow pus is coming out of my hand?
This is 2nd time in 10 days my left hand has gotten swollen & hurts for no apparent reason at all. Could this indicate a heart related issue?
Swelling: isolated left hand swelling is very unlikely to relate to the heart ...Read more
I'm having aloof pain in my right ring finger close to my hand I can make a fist if I force it. My hand isn't swollen and it hurts to flex my hand.
I'm having alot ofpain in my right ring finger close to my hand I can make a fist if I force it. My hand isn't swollen and it hurts to flex my hand.
Ring finger/hand pai: May be ulnar nerve irritation or a form of thoracic out let syndrome. If you rub your elbow it may elicit the pain which may help in diagnosis. Also may have elements of carpal tunnel with pain on wrist flexion. Check that both wrist pulses are present,as, if not and have cold hands it is a medical emergency. Would follow up with doc /orthopedist . ...Read more
I hurt my hand and it's slightly swollen, bruised, hurts to bend, pressure hurts, and it hurts to pinch my hands together. What should I do? Thanks
I had cts rels 9 weeks ago, my arm, hand , elbow is swollen , & hurts, i was inj with cortisone today for tennis elbow, & still in pain, what else is wrg?
Tendonitis : If your ctr has improved your night pain, numbness and tingling in your hand, etc.; but not completely, give it more time it usually gets better w/ time.If u have had no improvement this would be unusual and other dx. Should be considered including radicular pain from a pinched nerve in the neck. Tennis elbow can co-exist w/ cts and confuse the picture . See your ors for evaluation. ...Read more
My left hand is a little swollen and hurts when i bend it back, but i haven't done anything to it. Should i get it checked out or wait it out?
I got a IV it got my hand red and swollen it looks normal hurts when i try but can't put my hand straight feels like a ball inside it wut can it be?
Woke up last night with my arm / shoulder numb (wasn't sleeping on it) and my hand was very swollen and numb and hurt, any suggestions?
My hands hurt, swollen and have knots in the knuckles, plus knees hurt and are stiff, feet swelled a little bit. Start bout 3 weeks ago?
I suggest: You be evaluated by your dr. You may need lab work and diagnostic testing ...Read more
I had a fever and sore throat with bloody sputum for a week now I have a itchy rash and my hands feet and face are swollen and hurt to move what is it?
I hit my hand lightly with a hammer busted a blood vessel now hand is swollen and hurts do i see my doctor or will it just heal?
Yes see your MD: some times blood collected in the closed compartments of hand in return the increased pressure inside may damage the nerves and blood vessels , your doctor will evaluate and if needed will refer you to a hand surgeon ...Read more
I punched a wall and the right side of my hand is swollen. I can move my pinky but it hurts when i move it. My pinky knuckle hurts as well! any advice?
Boxers fracture: Sounds like u may have a boxers fracture need to get an xray of your hand. ...Read more
I fell down the stairs 2 days ago. My hand is swollen and bruised. What do you think is wrong with it? It also hurts to move my pinky finger.
Get X-Rays: Depending on the position of your hand and your pinky finger, you may have anything from a minor bone or soft tissue bruise to something more severe like a fracture involving one of the bones of the hand. Have your local pcp evaluate the injury, get x-rays and advise you as to your next step in management. ...Read more
I took a CPR class today & we were doing chest compressions all day. Now my left hand is swollen & my left arm is starting to hurt. Is this okay?
Trauma: It sounds like you may have strained one of your muscles or ligaments. If this is the case, resting the area should help. CPR, if done properly, should not cause the administrator any pain. ...Read more
I fell yesterday and the outside of my hand is swollen and bruised from my wrist half way down my pinkie. I can move all my fingers it hurts swollen?
I punched my hand on a metal cart and a wall a few days ago, my ring finger and pinky hurt alot as well as my knuckles. My hand is swollen.what should i do?
Get an x ray: It is very possible that you have fractured a finger. You need medical attention with x rays to determine the level of injury ...Read more
My middle finger hurts, swollen and numb. It hurts when i'm not even moving it. X ray came back okay., now my whole right hand is swollen. ?
Infection? Gout?: Time to look for other things that may not be seen on an xray. Your doctor was probably looking for any small fracture that could be causing the pain. Have you had any fevers? Redness? Recent cuts or abrasions around the finger? Consider that your symptoms may be from an infection. Gout is another possibility. Make sure you followup with your doctor and good luck! ...Read more
7 yr old daughter broke elbow last night on trampoline, hand is swollen and warm, when she moves her fingers her elbow hurts more. Is this normal?
Maybe: Swelling and pain are part of fractures. With elbow fractures you need to pay close attention to their hand. If it swollen the splint may be on too tight and is impairing circulation. If her fingers are a different color than her other hand the splint may be to tight as well. Keep her hand and elbow elevated to reduce swelling. If the swelling or pain are worsening take her back in to be rechecked ...Read more
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