Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Hand Swelled Up 26 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 26 conditions that can cause Hand Swelled Up.

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There are 7 common conditions that can cause Hand Swelled Up.
  1. Cellulitis
  2. Hand Cellulitis
  3. Hand Contusion
  4. Hand Sprain
  5. Ligament Sprains
  6. Wound Infection
  7. Wrist Contusion
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Hand Swelled Up.
  1. Cast and Splint Problems
  2. Hand Fracture
  3. Hand Injury
  4. Staph Infections
There are 6 uncommon conditions that can cause Hand Swelled Up.
  1. De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
  2. Forearm Fracture
  3. Osteomyelitis
  4. Pseudogout
  5. Tenosynovitis
  6. Vascular Injuries
There are 9 rare conditions that can cause Hand Swelled Up.
  1. Compartment Syndrome
  2. Galeazzi Fracture
  3. Hand Dislocation
  4. Monteggia Fracture
  5. Polycythemia Vera
  6. Post Mastectomy Arm Swelling
  7. Pulmonary Embolism
  8. Scleroderma
  9. Septic Arthritis

Last Updated: Aug 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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