Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
190 Doctors are Online
Loading Online Doctors....
Showing results for :

Why is my arm above my elbow swollen and sore

Premium Questions
 

Suggest treatment for swollen elbow and arm

I have missed the vain injecting crystal meth over 5 days ago and it has swelled up my elbow and for arm area and is really sore ... Have been on antiboitics and still not going away ...
 

What causes red swollen area on elbow?

My husband has a red swollen area right on his elbow, it is warm to the touch and sore and painful when he extends his arm. He did not injure it. Just sort of one day it started hurting like 5 days ago. ...
 

What causes swelling in left arm and pinched nerve in elbow?

arm out. The strangest thing is that this only happens when the elbow is at an obtuse angle; if I do ...'m done working out, my elbow is really sore for about an hour or two, and then nothing. I do have ...
 

Bunked elbow and arm. The elbow now swollen and arm is purple. What to do next?

I bunked my elbow and arm real hard. The elbow is swollen and my arm turned purple. What to do? ...
 

Suggest remedy for swelling on elbow

small knot about the size of my thumb came up on my elbow last Thursday. my arm is extremely swollen and hot on Friday I went to the doctor , he thought it might have been a spider bite but he said ...
Public Forum Discussions
 

Suggest treatment for swollen arm and painful elbow

it is still swollen my entire arm and hand are and I have a severe pain in my elbow with a burning now my ...About a month ago my boyfriend beat me up and we both ended up on top of my elbow that was already ...
 

Could swollen, bruised and sore elbow after fall be concerning?

Hi, I slipped in water onto laminate flooring and landed directly onto my left elbow, its really sore, bruised and slightly swollen, but I can still bend it okay and extend my arm okay do you think I ...
 

What causes swollen lump on elbow after donating blood?

lump on arm after giving blood! Hi, can anyone please explain to me why i have an achy swollen lump on the inside of my elbow? I have to have regular blood tests and i have never experienced this before ...
 

What could be the cause of swollen vein from the armpit to the elbow along with soreness ?

I have a swollen vein under my armpit and running to my elbow . What could be going on There is soreness in my shoulder, under the arm and down the arm. ...
 

What could swollen arms and elbows after overexercising indicate?

limits and now in my right arm i feel an pain and in the mornings i cant extend my arm... it has also gotten swollen and a little bit red around the elbow ...
 

Pain in the elbow, stiff fingers, swollen arm. Any suggestions?

hi i keep getting small pains in my left on the inside of my elbow and just now and then my fingers feel abit stiff i use get a acneing feeling in that arm many years ago but that went away as i went ...
 

Does swollen & tender arm/elbow suggest fracture?

I fell on my arm a couple hours ago right below my elbow. It is swollen, tender and tight, but I am mobile. I can move my elbow very little pain, move my fingers no pain just really tight on my forearm ...
 

Pain and swelling in the elbow. Cortisone shots prescribed. Need solution

1/2 to 3 inches long... also my elbow is swollen & the pains I am experiencing radiate all the way up my arm to the shoulder, my entire arm is very sore, seems like I have no strength(?) also today I ...
 

Swelling and stiffness from arm to elbow. No relief with medicines. Any suggestions?

I am Amy Thompson 43, my arm from the elbow down is swollen and stiff. I had blood work done a few ... my pillow bent so I have a swollen arm from elbow to hand it also changes how much it is swollen ...
 

Swollen arm below the elbow after knocking the elbow hard. History of being treated for elbow bursitis. Any thoughts?

I knocked my elbow pretty hard while showering. Since then my whole left arm below the elbow has ...Hi! I was diagnosed with elbow bursitis about 4 weeks ago. Liquid was withdrawn( about 6cc s I ...
Mobile Questions and Answers
 
Small lump in hand after IV sedation arm hurts by elbow and is swollen
hello, thanks for ur query, it could be due to thrombophlebitis ( infection due to occlusion of vain) it's a superficial infection , u can apply thronbophob ointment thrice daily , start simple antibiotic and pain killer course . all d best, take care.
 
My right shoulder is swollen and i cant really bend it at the elbow. The pain is internal and only hurts when i move my arm.
Hi, i need some more information from you. So please provide as elaborate data as possilble .I suspect that the pain in the arm and shoulder could be due to soft tissue impingement. An xray of the shoulder joint and cervical spine is needed to rule out any other causes producing pain in your shoulder and arm. A detailed clinical examination is necessary to establish the correct cause of your pain.
 
hi theres an area around the top of my wrist that hurts. my arm went cold and now theres pain around the elbow area. i cant clench my fist fully and its swollen
Hello. Welcome dear. It may be due to injury at arm or compression of nerve and vessels. Please consult your doctor for examination and Doppler study. Take care...
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor