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Knuckle is sore, swollen, bruised

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Is it OK to wear a splint on the knuckle of ring finger bruised and slightly swollen ?

I bruised the knuckle of the finger next to the pinky. This occurred as I tried (successfully) to prevent a fall. The knuckle is slightly swollen and is mildly painful. Today I purchased a splint and have ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen and painful bruise

I fell 5 days ago and have a bruise a little bigger than the size of my palm on the side/back of my left thigh, it is still quite swollen though it has started to go down a little and warm to touch ...
 

Dark red area on knuckles, not swollen or painful. No injury. What is it?

Just looked at my hand and it has a dark red area on the outside two knucles. Much like a bruise but not purple. Not swollen or painful. Just wierd. I have not bumped or injured it in any way. Does not hurt ...
 

Suggest treatment for bruised and swollen forehead

My friend has hurt her forehead and developed a round, painful swelling which is blue-black in colour. She is 45. Please suggest an immediate medication which helps relieve the pain and reduces the swelling. Please also suggest the appropriate...
 

Got injured while playing tennis. Middle finger knuckle is swollen and bruised. Could it be fracture?

after playing tennis a couple of weeks ago, my middle finger knuckle was swollen and bruised and i am having trouble holding anything. I tried playing again and a lot of pain in the knuckle ...
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Painful bruised swollen knuckle. Reason?

hi Unexplained bruise , swollen, painful in knuckle! i had it on my middle finger on my right hand for a while now and seems to be getting worse.. it is way bigger then my left finger and is painful to touch ...
 

Unexplained bruise, swollen, painful in knuckle. Is it damaged?

I have an unexplained bruised and swollen right knuckle (middle finger ) that has been hurting ..., it starts to hurt. I also noticed the pain as I type. Right now the knuckle is twice the size of my left ...
 

Swollen thumb, redness, swollen palm. Sprain or severe bruising?

I was playing basketball and bent my thumb back, now my thumb is swollen with redness around the knuckle area and my palm is swollen with a circular shaped black and blue. Is this just a sprain ...
 

Knee and calf swollen, bruised

yesterday noticed a little swelling below my brother in laws knee cap, today his whole knee & calf is swollen and very bruised. I asked him if he twisted it, but he s not sure what had happened. He ...
 

Right hand middle knuckle, swollen, bruised, discolored. Symptom of cellulitis? Treatment?

I am a 59 year old female. Yesterday I noticed a pain in my right hand middle knuckle. It was swollen and appeared to be bruised, but I did not injure it. The onset was quick and today it appears more ...
 

Large painful bruise on elbow followed by one on forearm, swollen and sore knuckles on thumb. What could this be?

Hello I have a pAinful large bruise on my elbow now, the first one popped up about 6 weeks ago on the inside of my forearm , both are on the right arm. My knuckle on my thumb is swollen and sore ...
 

Swollen hand, warm to touch & red

My husband s right hand became suddenly swollen - there is a pain in his knuckle , like a bruise - but no obvious bruise there. It s been like this for 2 days. The back of his hand is warm and red. ...
 

Why is my knee swollen and bruised?

Hi I have a badly bruised knee and I haven t even bumped it. I just put my knee on the carpet floor and it hurt so looked at it and my whole knee was swollen and bruised. It s only sore if I go on my knee ...
 

Is swollen and bruised foot after fall serious?

. It s a little swollen and bruised. She can walk but not put full pressure on it. I m. It sure if it s just bruised from the fall or could she have done something more to it? I m a bit thrown off because she can ...
 

Bruised knuckles without injury. Reason?

that the knuckles on my left hand look rather funny. They almost look like they are bruised, but they don t hurt, tingle, and are not swollen. I have not been exposed to any extreme cold recently either. It s just my ...
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I had a blunt injury and have swollen arm, with some bruises, as a married man the question is can I have sexual relations with my wife, happen 4 days ago.
Hi there, Thanks for your query. You can certainly have sex, provided you do no lie over the swollen arm. Dr. Rakesh Karanwal
 
my knee is swollen and had a huge bruise, the bruises have purple dots in them. my ankle is swollen and is hard to stand on. what's wrong?
You got injury in knee requires treatment meet a doctor please thanks
 
I was touching back of my head and felt a knot back there. I haven't hit my head or anything. its kind of sore to the touch
might be a swollen lymph node. followup w your doctor b
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