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I have severe pain and swelling in my left hand. Am I playing computer games too much?

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Dr. Mark Deitch
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: You can answer that

If you haven't had any other injury or overuse, you play video games frequently, and it hurts after you play, then you can assume that playing video games is the problem. Try taking some time off from playing and use some anti-inflammatory medication (advil, aleve).
If your symptoms resolve, you have your answer.

In brief: You can answer that

If you haven't had any other injury or overuse, you play video games frequently, and it hurts after you play, then you can assume that playing video games is the problem. Try taking some time off from playing and use some anti-inflammatory medication (advil, aleve).
If your symptoms resolve, you have your answer.
Dr. Mark Deitch
Dr. Mark Deitch
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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery

In brief: Try stopping

And see.

In brief: Try stopping

And see.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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