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How to treat knuckle pain swelling and redness

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

foot pain... redness and throbbing pain on the 1st knuckle of my right big toe...no accidents or events that could have triggered htis onset...2 days now.. painful to walk...although i... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I fell 3 weeks ago and hurt my hand. I was able to bend my hand and fingers. I noticed my knuckle had a bump on it after I fell. It is red and appears to be swollen. What could this be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

For the last three months, I have pain and stiffness in knuckles of hands and feet every morning .... No swelling, no redness , negative blood work for inflammation, negative x-ray for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naval Mendiratta ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I cut my knuckle with a knife on my ring finger on April 16, the knuckle is now still a little red but it's very swollen on the top of the knuckle and is becoming more painful. I had an... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Pravin Banodkar MD

My 17 year old son has a bright red rash that appears solely on his knuckles and wrist of both ... (flat papules) appear on the wrists. The bumps do not appear on knuckles, just redness . He... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pravin Banodkar ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

back working before i could get stiches now a month later pain in knucle has worsen and swelling finger is red at knuckle and cant bend the knuckle but a little bit ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Meera Rajeev MD

I cut my knuckle opening a can about 1week ago. I have been applying poluspory daily and changing my bandaids hourly and the redness has just gotten worse. It is painful and very hot. Sometimes when ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Meera Rajeev ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I just noticed a red spot on my thumb knuckle that looks like a bruise but I did not injury it and do not feel any pain or swelling etc as a normal bruise would. Can you explain what this is?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale MD

pain and some tenderness in the knuckles. Should I expect any more progress, or do I absolutely need ...Banged my hand against a piece of furniture on Christmas. Pinky and ring finger knuckles hurt ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

pain and some tenderness in the knuckles. Should I expect any more progress, or do I absolutely need ...Banged my hand against a piece of furniture on Christmas. Pinky and ring finger knuckles hurt ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

ANTIINFLAMMATORY (DICLOFENAN) will reduce pain and inflammation. You can see orthopedician.

Dr. Ganesh MD

needs to get examined and an x-ray would be helpful see your Gp for further evaluation.Good luck.

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

certainly can't rule out a fracture without an exam and a fracture that heals wrong can be a problem leading to it not working as well. (you've mentioned why that doesn't seem likely to you). Ice, limiting the mobility of...