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I have been feeling a dripping wet sensation coming from my elbow/forearm area- when its actually dry- what could this be a symptom of?

I have been feeling a dripping wet sensation coming from my elbow/forearm area- when its actually dry- what could this be a symptom of?

Don't know....: I don't want to alarm you, but this is sort of an unusual symptom, in my experience. I think you should talk with your doctor, who may refer you to a neurologist. They may recommend a scan of your brain to be sure there isn't anything unexpected, i.e., a growth, or evidence of demyelinating disease (ms). They may also recommend an eeg to look at your brain waves, to rule out unusual seizures. ...Read more

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Is an elbow rash a symptom of menegitis?

Is an elbow rash a symptom of menegitis?

Elbow Rash: Causes of elbow rash: allergies to medicine, cosmetics, food or clothing
allergic reaction to poison oak, ivy or sumac
rash due to friction with clothing, elbow pads or other surface
rash due to insect bites
inner elbow rash due to sweating
specific skin disorders like eczema, psoriasis, infection, shingles, etc. ...Read more

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I have some discomfort on my left side of my chest close to the elbow. Is it a sign or a symptom of heart attack? I am maybe 30 lbs overweight.

I have some discomfort on my left side of my chest close to the elbow. Is it a sign or a symptom of heart attack? I am maybe 30 lbs overweight.

It might be: Pain from angina (reversible ischemia) or a heart attack (irreversible ischemia) can present in different ways in different people. It is usually felt in the midline of the chest or back, but can also be felt in the left jaw, both jaws or the left arm but not typically on the left lateral chest. Pain or pressure in the chest that is brought on by activity should be checked out. ...Read more

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I have tingling and numbness in hands, elbow and forearm - are these depression symptom?

I have tingling and numbness in hands, elbow and forearm - are these depression symptom?

Not normally: Depressive sx's may include low mood, irritability, anger, ^ or v sleep, change in appetite, feelings of helplessness or hopelessness, v energy, v self-esteem, feelings of guilt. V motivation, absence of joy, v concentration, v memory ; suicidal thoughts. ...Read more

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4" of Dark stripe of skin from elbow up to wrist. Mom has it too. Genetic? But symptom of what? It was red last wk when I was an antibiotics n drank

4" of Dark stripe of skin from elbow up to wrist. Mom has it too. Genetic? But symptom of what? It was red last wk when I was an antibiotics n drank

First alcohol and: Antibiotics don't mix, it can affect your liver and not work for it's intended purposes. Second would need to see this lesion to diagnose ...Read more

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All pain is on right side finger joints elbow shoulder neck and feet fingers and in back could these be early symptom of ALS or MS or any idea I'm 21?

All pain is on right side finger joints elbow shoulder neck and feet fingers and in back could these be early symptom of ALS or MS or any idea I'm 21?

Joint pains: Pains in multiple joints are not characteristics of ALS or MS. Arthritis? type is a possible cause. If symptoms persist, a rheumatologist is best qualified to evaluate and treat you. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a jamed elbow?

What are the symptoms of a jamed elbow?

Jammed elbow: A jammed elbow can affect your funny bone which can cause pain in your forearm and hand. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of elbow tendinitis?

What are the symptoms of elbow tendinitis?

Epicondylitis: Most common symptoms are inability to shake hands or grab something from the refrigerator. Pain on the lateral (outside) of the elbow is tennis elbow and medially (inside) it is golfer's elbow. Treatment is strengthening the elbow with wrist exercises. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a broken or fractured elbow?

What are the symptoms of a broken or fractured elbow?

Pain: Pain on bending or locking
clicking
point tenderness
swelling
echymosis

see a doctor who can take an xray if they feel it is necessary. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a broken elbow?

What are the symptoms of a broken elbow?

Pain: Pain, particularly with motion; some degree of swelling; and possibly a deformity. Don't hesitate to be seen if you think you broke your elbow. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of an elbow injury?

What are the symptoms of an elbow injury?

Pain: Pain, usually worse with elbow movement (bending it or rotating your forearm), bruising, swelling, deformity are some of the common symptoms. Direct trauma can injure the elbow, but so can force applied elsewhere, such as a fall landing on the hands and wrist. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of tennis elbow?

What are the symptoms of tennis elbow?

Painful grip: Tennis elbow affects the outer prominent aspect of your blow. It is usually due to overuse (e., too much tennis). Treatment is nonoperative and can consist of rest, ice, nsaids, bracing, nd local steroid injection. Rarely, surgery is indicted. Also referred to as lateral epicondylitis. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of tennis elbow?

What are the symptoms of tennis elbow?

Pain.: Pain on the outside of the elbow, directly on the bony prominence, called the epicondyle. Grabbing things with your hand will irritate it, as you cause a "pull" on the inflammed area. See an orthopedic physician for treatment. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of having tennis elbow?

What are the symptoms of having tennis elbow?

Tennis elbow: Tennis elbow is the most common cause of lateral elbow pain. Patients have pain over the bony prominence on the outside of the elbow. Pain is usually worsened by grasping with the palm facing down. Sometimes it radiates down the back of the forearm. ...Read more

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Can you describe the symptoms of tendonitis in the elbow?

Can you describe the symptoms of tendonitis in the elbow?

Pain with or: Without movement of the elbow, some swelling could be present, especially when make fist or try to carry thing on the effected side. ...Read more

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Tennis elbow symptoms are usually what?

Tennis elbow symptoms are usually what?

Tennis elbow: Symptoma include lateral elbow pain which worsens with grasping with palm down, heavy lifting, or repetitive grasping. Pain improves with rest, although in late stages, patients frequently have pain at rest as well as with activities. ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of tennis elbow?

What are some symptoms of tennis elbow?

Painful grip: Tennis elbow affects the outer prominent aspect of your blow. It is usually due to overuse (e., too much tennis). Treatment is nonoperative and can consist of rest, ice, nsaids, bracing, nd local steroid injection. Rarely, surgery is indicted. Also referred to as lateral epicondylitis. ...Read more

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Need expert help here. What are the symptoms of tennis elbow?

Need expert help here. What are the symptoms of tennis elbow?

Pain: The symptoms are1)pain lateral aspect of the elbow2)pain when lifting3)pain with resisted extension of the wrist and fingers4)pain against. Resisted supination of the wrist. Those are the most common symptoms however you may expirence pain along the arm and forearm laterally. ...Read more

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Please help docs! Is pain on the back of your elbow a sign of menopause?

Elbow: It is highly unlikely that any symptoms in early menopause would only involve pain in the back of your elbow.

Please bring your elbow pain to the attention of your primary doctor. ...Read more

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How long does tennis elbow last? What are symptoms? What are exercises that are helpful?

How long does tennis elbow last? What are symptoms? What are exercises that are helpful?

Tennis elbow: Symptoms mainly involves soreness at the outside bony portion of the elbow, generally triggered by repetitive motions or grasping. Will often improved with rest, if a person can avoid the motion that triggered the information in the first place. Sometimes the information will linger for weeks to months. Massaging the area with the other hand, stretching the muscles that attached to this bone, and taking anti-inflammatory medicine like ibuprofen can be helpful. Some people also find that wearing a strap wrapped fairly tightly around the forearm about 2 inches below the elbow also helps take the pressure off this area. If cutting off circulation, then is too tight. If not improved in a couple weeks, see your doctor for treatment. ...Read more

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My sister is experiencing some weird symptoms in her elbow. Could she be out of shape for tennis?

Probably: Without knowing the specifics of the symptoms, this is hard to answer. Obviously, tennis can stress the arm in ways that normal activities of living do not. Therefore, it can cause unique symptoms that the arm can adapt to if given enough time and if not subjected to too much volume or intensity. If she fails to improve, she should see an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Hello, I was wondering if the symptoms I have can be serious. I recently hurt my elbow and now the numbness and pain will not go away..

Nerve injury: Numbness and possibly pain can be indicative of a nerve injury. Whether "serious" or not depends on many factors. How long ago was the injury? Is there weakness in the arm? How is the function of the elbow and arm? Is the pain mild, moderate or severe? Has a doctor evaluated you yet? To get help, you/we need more answers. If I can help, then join my care team at www. Healthtap. Com/dr-clarkeholmes ...Read more

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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?

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?

Hard to say: Its difficult so say without being able to see the lesions in person! Psoriasis is notorious for causing red or silvery scales on the elbows. Dermatomyositis is a skin condition that can present with "gottrons papules" on the knuckles. Best of luck to you :) ...Read more

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What are symptoms of epicondylitis (tennis elbow)?

What are symptoms of epicondylitis (tennis elbow)?

Lateral Epi...: "symptoms of tennis elbow include pain localized on the outside of the elbow, weak grip strength, and pain with specific motions (picking up a gallon of milk, turning a door knob, or holding a cup of coffee).

There are surgical and non surgical treatment options for tennis elbow. Non surgical options include:. "

for more info please visit -http://drmarkgalland. Com/tennis-elbow/. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a traumatic elbow dislocation?

What are the symptoms of a traumatic elbow dislocation?

Pain, deformity: These are usually obvious injuries with pain, deformity (depends on the location/direction of the dislocation, weakness, guarding (won't or can't use the arm) and occasionally numbness or vascular insufficiency. These are best treated promptly by a trained orthopedic surgeon, er physician or trauma surgeon. ...Read more