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I fell asleep with my hand hanging out of bed, and I have woke up with pain inside my elbow mainly when its straighy i can bend it. What is wrong?

Possible: Subluxed radial head out of annular ligament. Consider seeing an osteopathic primary care doc who can do a simple maneuver to replace it or order x rays and do physical exam to diagnose any other issues it may be. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Right arm pain from inside elbow to the hand with intermittent tingling in the fingers. Arm has no strength to it lifting my ipad hurts. + fatigue. ?

Right arm pain from inside elbow to the hand with intermittent tingling in the fingers. Arm has no strength to it lifting my ipad hurts. + fatigue. ?

Ulnar neuropathy: "inside elbow" is the realm of the ulnar nerve, so your symptoms may represent a cubital tunnel syndrome, which is an ulnar nerve compression condition at the elbow that can cause the symptoms you describe. Alternatively, a cervical radiculopathy (pinched nerve in your neck) could cause similar symptoms. See a physician if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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27/female sharp pain in my inside elbow when bending or moving my arm.What is this? Tapped nerve?

27/female sharp pain in my inside elbow when bending or moving my arm.What is this? Tapped nerve?

It could be: Inflamed tendon or nerve. Take otc nsaids and apply warm packs. Hopefully they would work. http://m.wikihow.com/alleviate-tendonitis. ...Read more

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Wrist pain that shoots up arms on outside of forearm, and sharp pain on inside of elbow. Fingers curling towards palm. I'm a 17, been in pain 4 weeks?

Wrist pain that shoots up arms on outside of forearm,  and sharp pain on inside of elbow. Fingers curling towards palm. I'm a 17, been in pain 4 weeks?

Neuro check by Dr: Your history will help with the diagnosis by your doctor. S/he can only do this through a physical exam, and a neurological check, and possible imaging to confirm your diagnosis. You may need further work up. Also refrain from doing any computer work at this time, or it may make it feel worse. They will advise what type of hand splints to wear to reduce curling of fingers. Call your doctor today. ...Read more

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Bone pain center of Lt hand, worse w/ grasping/pressing with fingers. Lt arm pain radiates from inside elbow. No trauma or swelling, Rt handed. Cause?

Bone pain center of Lt hand, worse w/ grasping/pressing with fingers. Lt arm
pain radiates from inside elbow. No
trauma or swelling, Rt handed. Cause?

Ulnar neuropathy: can cause pain and parasthesias from the elbow to the 4th and 5th digits as well as loss of muscle mass in the intrinsic hand muscles. This makes one more susceptible to pain in the hand (loss of protective muscle between bone and nerve. Have your ulnar nerve checked (EMG-NCS0. If there is a problem (slowing of motor conduction) across the olecranon groove get imaging study of the elbow. ...Read more

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Left inside elbow pain causing tremors when bent...what could this be? Ice helps

Epicondylitis: It is called a medial epicondylitis which is the bony node you feel on the inside of the elbow, It can irritate the ulnar nerve as well. It is generally easy to treat. see an orthopedist. ...Read more

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What causes arm pain starting at inside of elbow radiating up and down the arm causing hand to lose grip followed by fever?

What causes arm pain starting at inside of elbow radiating up and down the arm causing hand to lose grip followed by fever?

Ulnar nerve: Most likely etiology for pain and weakness of grip involving medial elbow would be ulnar nerve compression in the cubital tunnel. However this is not associated with fever. Follow up with hand surgeon or neurologist. ...Read more