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Fluid-filled sac on elbow

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What causes swollen and fluid filled elbows?

my elbow is swollen and feels like it is filled with fluid. I have been working out recently and some said it may be a ruptured bursa ...
 

Had surgery on elbow to remove bursa. Elbow filled with fluid like a ball. What can be done?

I had surgery on my elbow about 2 months ago to remove the bursa. The elbow continued to fill with fluid and drain for about 6 weeks until the incision completely closed. Now my elow is filled with fluid ...
 

What causes fluid retention on elbow?

My wife has water on the elbow. No pain, just fluid collected on elbow. What may caused it and how is it corrected? Thanks, XXXX ...
 

What is the cause and treatment for edema in elbows?

So I went to my doctor last friday for edema to my elbow. He drained it took out 6ml of fluid with some blood and sent it to lab. The office just called and is ordering Keflex for me to take and have ...
 

3 year child noticed fluid filled lump on elbow. Hurts while pressing. How to get rid of these bumps?

's not hard like bone, it's more of a firm, fluid-filled bump. It has never turned any colors like a bruise ...Hi, My 3-year-old daughter somehow got about a 1-inch diameter lump on the side of her elbow - I ...
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How to treat fluid filled elbows after undergoing total elbow replacement?

My husband had a total elbow replacement a year ago and over the last several months it has a large amount of fluid on it. His ortho said he would not recommend aspirating it due to risk of infection ...
 

How to treat ruptured elbow bursa sac ?

I believe I have ruptured the elbow bursa sac on my right elbow. Fluid has accumulated in the area ... to the fluid accumulation. Are there any home remedies for treating this condition? ...
 

How to heal the pus filled wound on elbow ?

8 months ago a dermatologist injected both elbows for psoriasis. Got a Mersa infection in both elbows from injection and have a hole in each elbow that will not heal.They ooze yellow and then a clear ...
 

Bumps on elbows, foot and finger. Light in color. What to do?

if i put pressure on them and they kind of look like little burns. they are hard not filled with fluid ...i have had bumps on my elbows for the last 5 yrs or mayb 6 now i have one one my right foot ...
 

What is the treatment for pain in elbow?

of thecal sac . Physiotherapy troxen tense and shoulder exercises are continously going on since last 45 days but I am facing seviere pain on bottom elbow in right hand and mild pain on bisep in right ...
 

Suggest medication for swelling in elbow

I believe I banged my elbow on the door this afternoon. I really didn t pay much attention because it didn t hurt. Within a half an hour I noticed a golf sized swelling on my elbow. I am assuming ...
 

What is the treatment for a lump in the elbow?

I fell on my rt elbow 3 weeks ago and I noticed fluid build up in it last week (egg size) its soft and mushy will it hurt anything to let it go down on its own or should I get it checked out.. It s a little ...
 

Lump under skin on elbow, look like bruised. Treatment required?

pressed. im assuming she has banged it and caused a fluid like sac, but wondered if I might need to get ...hi, my 4 year old has a pea sized lump under her skin, on her elbow, but feels like its tear shaped ...
 

Lump on arm, near elbow, white pus, yellow discharge, redness. Treatment?

hi i had a lump on my arm near my elbow that was filled with white stuff i squeezed most ... hard only letting out small amounts of yellow fluid its now painful and red idk if thats because i have ...
 

What causes recurring red rashes around elbows, hands, fingers and ankles?

My daughter has a reoccurring rash...it s round, on her elbows, hands, fingers, some on her ankles. They are red, about the size of a nickel...they itch at first, they fill with fluid, burst and scab....the last ...
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I have a lump on the back of my arm between my shoulder snd wrist. It hurts and is red a little warm to the touch. It is tight when i try to stretch my arm.
if it is over the back of your elbow joint it is likely a bursae. this is a fluid filled sack over the bony prominence of the elbow. occasionally it can inflamed. the treatment is antiinflammatory medication and occasionally antibiotics if it gets infected.
 
I have painful rash that is above my elbow it is painful and had about 15 bumps in a circleshape the bumps are fluid filled and the area is warm to touch that a
Hi,it could be folliculitis,antibiotics like clindamycin will help,thank you
 
pain in my left elbow it is very swollen it feels like there's liquid in it now it is kind of hard if u give me your email i can send pictures
Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M. Forum. May be due to synovial fluid accumulation in elbow joint . Send your picture over this site for evaluation of any diagnosis. Good luck. Dr. HET
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