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Sore at iv site

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Dr. Sudhir MD

for which they did not find the source. It's quit bleeding now. He had several IV lines put in and one has evidently "blown". It's in his lower right arm and is hard and raised and red and sore. He's been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.    Anshul Varshney MD

My husband is in pain at the site of an IV he has had in his arm for 2 days. He can't take a number of meds as he's due for colon cancer surgery in 4 days. Is there anything besides ice that helps ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

A nurse tried to five my daughter an IV yesterday but did not seem to get all the air out of the line and when she stuck her blood went every where. Another nurse successfully started the IV ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

I had an iv pit on my arm today for a ct scan for the iodine . Now i noticed i have a lump near the iv site. Should i be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

I recently had an IV inserted into my arm by a paramedic. That was 4 days ago. The vein where the IV was inserted is very hard and red around the whole area. I have a Blood Clotting Factor #2 and am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)

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Dr. Vasundhara Nagireddy MD

I had my IV removed over 2 weeks ago. When I was hooked up it would stop working and in one .... In the last week the vein from the site in the middle of my hand to where my watch sits felt bruised. Last ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasundhara Nagireddy ( Radiologist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

I had gallbladder removal 2/12. Site if iv in my hand has been very sore but at the site where ... to an iv in the hand (soreness/pain) lasting this long ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

and the second site is not bothering me but the original site is now very sore, swollen, pink, warm and burns ...I was in the hospital for 3 days, had to have a blood transfusion. I ve been home 2... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kerry Pottinger MD

. I had a hard lump in the vein where my IV was located from the original surgery that has gotten larger, harder and more sore in the past few days. Is this cause for concern? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kerry Pottinger ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Yesterday I went to the ER && recieved an IV I woke up this morning with red spots surrounding the area its a little sore but I figured that was from the IV going into to me.. I ve gotten an IV ... View answer

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

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

It is probably thrombophlebitis. Was the IV drug being taken on prescription?

Dr. Raju A.T MD

The symptoms you have appear t be due to fungal infection also the site involved is typical for fungal infections. Do apply antifungal ointments like Miconazole over the lesions.

Dr. Manisha Gopal MD

Can you please tell the site of sores and duration ? Dr. M Gopal