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Sores On Elbow
For the last few months I've been getting sores on my knuckles and elbows. They don't hurt, and they last for weeks. What is it and is it dangerous?
Red itchy round place on my arm near elbow . Scabbed up sores around the middle, trying to peel . Only have one , what is it ?
Exam: Only exam by a primary care doctor dermatologist can tell you what's causing this ...Read more
I've had cold sores once per year for years but now have herpes once a month on different parts of my skin like elbow, knee. Why? I don't play sports
Hi I have sores that keep coming up like small pimples then they grow on thigh arm and elbow they get to 10 cent coin size with bright yellow pus!
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
I have blood and mucus in stool, bloating, mouth sores and an itchy rash on my elbows. Are these related? What could it mean?
They may be related: This sounds as if you should be seen by a GI doctor and evaluated in detail as you may be having the onset of an inflammatory bowel condition, and these can also present with skin and mucous membrane findings. See someone asap. Bring a full list of all your symptoms and the time frames in which they occur, along with all medical records. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Let me help: There are a number of conditions that affect the elbow area. The three most common conditions are "lateral epicondylitis" (tennis elbow), "medial epicondylitis" (golfers elbow), and medial collateral ligament sprain (throwers elbow).The first two conditions are very similar, however the first affects the outside of the elbow (lateral), and the second affects the inside of the elbow (medial). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I think I hyper extended my elbow. I need to quickly recover. How should I treat it? How long should it take to be healed?
Time: If it is just a sprain, it can take 2-8 weeks depending on the severity and treatment. Rest, ice, compression and elevation (rice) is a good place to start, to self treatment. If, however, you have any bony tenderness, restricted motion, numbness or loss of sensation, it may be more than just a sprain and should be evaluated by physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have a trainer: At the gym watch your technique. He or she may be able to determine the reason you have pain and correct technique or make other suggestions. Take care. ...Read more
Elbow pain: Tendinitis or tendinosis of the medial or inner aspect of the elbow. This is the location where the muscles which flex your wrist and fingers originate. Symptoms would include pain and weakness in that location. It is similar to tennis elbow, which occurs on the outer aspect or lateral aspect of the elbow. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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