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I went to a kickboxing class tonight (includes boxing with heavy bags). Everything went great! 3 hours later noticed swelling in my thumb and light pain - now my wrist and forearm are starting to swell. How can I tell if it's Arthritis or sprain?

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Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine

In brief: Sounds like a sprain

The acute onset and the acute trauma to the hand points to sprain from trauma.
You must stop this blunt force. Not good

In brief: Sounds like a sprain

The acute onset and the acute trauma to the hand points to sprain from trauma.
You must stop this blunt force. Not good
Dr. Karen Butler
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