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I have had a chronic severe swelling in both my hands, fortwo years. There were no injuries. The swelling isunexplainable and no doctor has been able to diagnosewhat is it. What should I do?

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Dr. Ramsey Ellis
Surgery - Plastics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Rheumatology eval

I agree, hand swelling in the absence of trauma should be evaluated by a rheumatologist.

In brief: Rheumatology eval

I agree, hand swelling in the absence of trauma should be evaluated by a rheumatologist.
Dr. Ramsey Ellis
Dr. Ramsey Ellis
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: See a rheumatologist

Have you seen a rheumatologist? There are certain issues that can cause diffuse hand swelling.

In brief: See a rheumatologist

Have you seen a rheumatologist? There are certain issues that can cause diffuse hand swelling.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Tendonitis

You must consider a diagnosis of tenosynovitis (trigger finger) along with rheumatoid arthritis.
See a hand surgeon for a thorough exam.

In brief: Tendonitis

You must consider a diagnosis of tenosynovitis (trigger finger) along with rheumatoid arthritis.
See a hand surgeon for a thorough exam.
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
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