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Sore Lump On Inside Elbow Joint
Lump on elbow: One thing that comes to mind is a bursitis. This is an inflammation of the bursa - a small fluid filled sack that lines some joints. The bursa can get inflamed due to trauma, overuse or infection. It's not always painful, but can present as a soft lump on the outside of the elbow. Standard treatment includes nsaids, ice, compression, avoidance of trauma and sometimes drainage and antibiotics. ...Read more
My right elbow joint is sore on the inside, and as soon as l start using my mouse, my hand goes numb. Why is this happening?
Nerve compression: Pain in the elbow associated with hand numbness. Specifically the pinky and ring fingers can be caused by cubical tunnel syndrome or pressure of the ulnar nerve at the elbow. Other causes of hand numbness include carpal tunnel syndrome which is pressure on the median nerve in the hand. Suggest seeing a hand surgeon and getting an emg. ...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
What can I do at home to treat the feeling of 'air' in my elbow joint? 2 days of aching getting worse.
I have a dull ache im my left arm its always around my elbow joint on the inside of my arm sometimes its around my shoulder and biceps and palm?
Need a checkup: Pain in the areas that you describe may be due to a problem in the cervical spine - the origin of the nerves that supply the areas that hurt. To get a specific answer and proper treatment, you need to see your physician ...Read more
How long can I expect pain and stiffness in my elbow joint after being in a long arm cast for 6 weeks?
Normal anatomy: It's normal anatomy and physiology for this to happen, especially as we get older. Not to worry. ...Read more
Yes 30 years: I perform ten to twelve elbow replacements or rereplacements per year. ...Read more
Can cortisone injections to elbow cause avascular necrosis of elbow? I had 4 injections. Last two to elbow joint
Fatigue and burning sensation on my left arm elbow joint. I have it for almost a week now. Can you please advise. Thank you?
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
My brother is just 15 and he told me that he's having back pain. His elbow joint produce crackling sound when he move it and pain after excercise.
It depend: On the kind fracture you have some take 6-8 weeks some take few month, also it depend if you developed complication or not. ...Read more
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
Need to be evaluated: Difficulty moving your elbow with pain needs to be investigated to make sure that there is no other pathology ...Read more
Does stiff elbow joint commonly occur with tennis elbow? Have difficulty straightening elbow with the pain and cracking. I've ice, injection, and NSAI
Had a semi torn triceps 8 years ago, still have cracking elbow joint and less triceps strenght than right side when working out. Is there a fix will it remain like this 4 ever?
Likely: Depending on the degree of tearing, this might not be easily fixable. Tendon transfers do exist around the elbow, but they are contingent on near normal muscle function. After eight years some of your muscle tissue has likely been replaced by fatty tissue due to the lack of stimulation of the triceps caused by the tear. This may not be recoverable. ...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?
I have growths in my elbow joint that have spread and have grown in size. They are causing pain and numbness. Should I go and see someone about it?
Of course you should: I think you already know the answer to this question - of course you should. The question is why have you waited this long? Please make an appointment with your doctor as soon as possible that that you can start taking steps to resolve this problem. ...Read more
Left outer elbow joint very painful (tennis elbow)? Hurting for sometime and now pain inside of upper arm to armpit. Why? Sometimes burning pain.
Suggestions: Hard to pin down just one answer here, as you could possess an extensor tendinitis associated with peripheral nerve compression at elbow or even shoulder. Could consider thoracic outlet syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome or even radial nerve problem. See orthopedic surgeon, maybe get EMG study, and find out what is present so that therapy will be focused. ...Read more
What does "increased marrow signal in proximal radial diaphysis and distal humerus is most likely due to artifact" mean in reference to an elbow joint?
Pain in right shoulder, under arm pit (lat area), shoulder in the pec area and under tricep and elbow joint. Pins and needles in forefinger.
Question neurologic: This could be a neurologic injury in the brachioplexus. A neurologist could help clarify it. ...Read more
Muscular pain in my right arm and elbow joint. Seen a doctor who prescribed analgesics, it lasted for 2 month. What're the possible problems?
If: It is the medial or lateral epicondyle, these take a long time to heal. Rest, ice, topical anti-inflammatory, ace band should help. If pain subsides, strengthen forearms muscle with light weights. (assuming you can bend arm normally). ...Read more
I'm having left elbow joint pain an funny sensations lower back neck and shoulder and tired body when I wake up and foggy brain what could this be?
My left hand quivers and shakes when I lift something. Heavy or not. Also I get a pain in the muscle in my arm and in my elbow joint when I lift.?
Pain in palm of right hand just below the ring finger. Previously the pain was at the elbow joint. Having pain in folding that finger. What must I do?
Possible arthritis: You need to see your provider to determine the cause of the pain. ...Read more
Dislocated both radial and ulna bone at the elbow joint. Doc is put me in a cast for 2 weeks. Does that timeframe seem normal for an elbow dislocation?
My left shoulder is weaker because for 6 months I hade a cast on for a fracture on my elbow joint?
Normal: I do not see a question here. But, your report of what happens when an extremity is casted is definitely normal. ...Read more
Left side- face, jaw, neck, shoulder, and elbow "joint" pain with some specific sight swelling, and redness as well as feverish to the touch AND this has presented the same type symptoms in other "joints" on right side too.?
Autoimmune or infect: Your symptoms could represent either an autoimmune disorder like Lupus or scleroderma or an infectious process like Lyme disease. These are just examples. You need to see a good internet to get blood tests and perhaps X-rays and have a through examination. Your internist could then refer you further if needed. If symptoms now, go to MD now. ...Read more
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
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
Pointer & mid finger and elbow joint pain bilaterally for month, +ANA, -RF (6 mo ago). 200 Plaquinil daily and restasis for dry eye. Voltaren (diclofenac) bid for?
Voltaren (diclofenac): Voltaren (diclofenac) is a brand name for Diclofenac, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) taken or applied to reduce inflammation and as an analgesic to reduce pain. It sounds as if it may have been prescribed to help with the pain and inflammation of arthritis. Call your prescribing physician's office to confirm. ...Read more
Painful lump r armpit 49 f dental hygienist general aching r arm numb fingers r wrist neck bicep thumb middle & ring joint swelling on & off 3-4 month?
Cervical pressure: This could be related to pressure on your cervical vertebrae, if the nerve is under pressure it could send numbing sensation into your arms and fingers, it is affecting you r side. You need to see an orthopedic surgeon and get it diagnosed properly. Hope you get better. ...Read more
I have a small (bean sized) lump on the inner arm, right above the elbow. It is sore to touch and hard. What could this be?
Cyst: A subcutaneous cyst is most likely present but if the lump increases in size, becomes inflamed or tender, have your physician examine it. ...Read more