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Pregnant, pain in right arm elbow, tingling in hand, knotty feeling in veins. Could it be a clot ?

Hey I m 32weeks pregnant and last night I noticed under my my elbow on my right arm started to hurt (like asore pain) haven t had no blood drawn. Then I noticed my hand had a tingling in my hand. Now it looks like my vein in the bend of my arm as clasped. There sa knot what feels like in my vessel under my elbow. Could this be a clot? Do I need to go to the emergency room? I don t know what it could be. Help. Thanks
Asked On : Tue, 29 Jan 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
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The pain and tingling feeling during the pregnancy is more likely to be due to a mild edema causing the nerve compression due to changes in the hormonal levels of the body. This is not related to DVT.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal ,
Answered: Thu, 5 Dec 2013
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