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I have pain running from my wrist on the pinkie finger side till my elbow and at times my fingers also . My wrist is swollen. Is it a ligament tear?
My pink is still swollen after 2 weeks, i cannot bend it all the way. I think i may have tore a ligament.
Swollen finger: See fp or orthopedist to evaluate finger & treat it if more than swelling has occurred. May need to be splinted or pinned if ligament pulled piece of bone off with it. ...Read more
I tore ligaments in my ankle years ago. Within the last few months, ankle is swollen and painful. No new injury. Why re-occurrence after so long?
Check with doctor: Depends on what type of surgery was done, and how. Best advice is to check with your surgeon to make sure. ...Read more
Yes: Ligamental injuries are thought to have three phases. An acute injury or inflammatory phase, a regenerative phase and a tissue remodeling phase. It is not uncommon for these injuries to take months to heal to their maximal function. In short, yes, it could be considered normal for your ankle to still be swollen. ...Read more
Lower part of my left areola sometimes becomes pale and a little bit swollen, no other symptoms. What's wrong? I have also systs and ligament...
Areola: This could be infection but rare conditions like paget's disease of the breast which is a cancer of the nipple has to be ruled out .You should see your doctor .Sometimes inflamation if superficial veins on the breast may cause a disease called mondors disease which can sometimes falsely look like thickened cords or ligaments underneath your breast. You should see a doc. ...Read more