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Why is my arm above my elbow swollen and sore

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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 treatment for sore and swollen elbow when diagnosed with cellulitis and bursitis

like the cellulitis has now dissipated, but the point of my elbow is still a little bit swollen and sore. It is significantly better than it was before, but now red and peeling. Is this the bursitis ...
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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. ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Itchy red bumps in elbow crook, arm, swelling, filled with pus. Cure for symptoms?

horribly.I have scratched until I have made sores.They are in the crook of my elbow , and upper part of the outer arm .That elbow feels like it might even be a little swollen, and rough to me.Yeserday when I went ...
 

Small bump on elbow. Why has it swollen? Why is it turning red?

that is spreading up my and around my elbow and arm . I did not injure my elbow. There is still some swelling ...Hi, Two days ago, i felt a small bump on my left elbow . Within 20 minutes it swelled and began ...
 

Painful to lift arm with bent elbow, soreness

yes. when I try to lift my arm with my elbow bend, that is very very painful so I learned ... and not feel pain but my arm is outstretched and is slightly sore afterwards. I thought the swiing helped ...
 

Swollen arm, difficulty in extending or bending post a bad fall on the elbow. Cause?

So yesterday I fell on my elbow , landing directly on it while it was at a 90 degree angle. Right .... A few minutes passed by and it began to rest at a 90 degree angle and my arm muscles around it got ...
 

Swollen arm after an injury. Pain while bending elbow or wrist. Chances of fracture?

I got steped on playing rugby and my arm is still swallen and hurts when I pick sume thing heavy up or move it the rong way it also sometimes hurts when I bend my elbow or my wrist there is only one game ...
 

Elbow injury, swollen, hurts to touch, arm numbness. What is this?

Hi, I was wrestling with a friend about 3 weeks ago and I fell right on my elbow . The next morning it was so swollen that it looked like a big tumor protruding from my elbow. It hurt to extend my elbow ...
 

Dote bites severel times on the arm, bleeding puncture above elbow with swelling, taken antibiotics. Why is it not healing?

to the e.r had stitches on fore arm they look good. had a puncture wound above the elbow , a week later the one above the elbow is bleeding and the hole looks bigger now than at first. it has been very swollen ...
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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...
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