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Sharp shoulder pain, gallbladder surgery, IV in hand, phlebitis,

to my neck. I had gallbladder surgery about 10 days ago and they put the IV in my left hand which created phlebitis . Do you think they are inner related? If they are not inner related, what else could ...
 

Can a pathologist determine the stage of phlebitis?

can a pathologist determine the stage of phlebitis (recent or advanced) based on an autopsy exam through observation and microscopic slides taken of the vein? ...
 

Have sharp pain in femur. Possibility of phlebitis?

phlebitis? If this possibly phlebitis, how serious a condition is it? I have had the pain for about three months and I am taking pain killers prescribed by Greater Phila. Spine and Pain. If it is phlebitis ...
 

Course of flucoxacillin, superficial phlebitis, pain in penis while urinating. Treatment ?

Just finished a course of flucoxacillin for a suspected case o superficial phlebitis . Just noticed pain in the tip of my penis when urinating. Would this be related? ...
 

Having pain and soreness in calf. Tender to touch. Could it be phlebitis or dvt?

, no fever . Sunday symptoms not better, maybe slightly worse. Concerned it is phlebitis or dvt. ...
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Can phlebitis cause difficulty in urinating after catheter removal that was fitted for hip replacement surgery?

there is inflammation. I also feel extremely fatigued; I was in the ER last evening; I have phlebitis and have been ...
 

How to cure the condition of Phlebitis?

Have had several cranial injuries that could cause eye problems. I m 89 years old female. Ophthalmologist says I have phlebitis, but no more info. checkup two days ago say I don t need glasses, but eyes ...
 

Suggest treatment for Phlebitis

of phlebitis / varicose / ... ? - Does it need treatment ? - What can I do to reduce its swelling ? Please help ...
 

How do cellulitsi and phlebitis differ?

edema. Does this sound right and how do cellulitsi and phlebitis differ? ...
 

Suggest treatment for phlebitis left leg

My husband had phlebitis left leg, saw a doctor on Oct. 31. the redness is moving from his ankle up towards his groin over these three plus weeks. Tonight it is red, hot, and he runs a fever off and on ...
 

Suggest treatment for varicose veins and phlebitis

I get phlebitis often in my legs.when I get intravenous within 2 days I will have phlebitis.I have very bad vericose veins. I have had almost 800 injections for my veins and I still have a lot more ...
 

Breast pain, stretching nipple. Could it be an infection or phlebitis or costochondritis?

be an infection or phlebitis or costochondritis? Ibprofen seems like it makes it better. Another question, should ...
 

Is it Phlebitis, if idiopathic blisters remain inspite of treatment in a diabetic?

infected dispite multiple rounds of antibiotics and daily Epsom Salt foot soaks and bandaging. Phlebitis? ...
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sir, I want to know that my right hand side vein is very tight , because I suffer from fever about one month ago and doctor inject a some injection and drip.
It seems like a phlebitis. Superficial phlebitis is rarely serious and frequently responds to pain-killers, stockings, limb elevation and warm compresses. Do not put iv line in it again. Consult physician to rule out Deep vein thrombosis.
 
Tight knot in forearm 2 weeks after blood draw. Vein looks puffy at draw site at (above forearm) and at wrist and palm. Suggestions on cause and treatment?
HI, You need to be worried about the problem. It is simple condition known as "phlebitis" which is common after blood withdrawal from vein. It is due to injury by the tip of needle to the vein from inside. You need not to take any treatment of the same and will be alright in next 10-14 days. DO not massage or rub the area. You can take pain killers if there is any pain. Dr Sanjay Kumar Kandia
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