Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Swollen Hands 19 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 19 conditions that can cause Swollen Hands.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Swollen Hands.
  1. Hand Contusion
  2. Hand Sprain
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Swollen Hands.
  1. Angioedema
  2. Congestive Heart Failure
  3. Hand Injury
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Pregnancy
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Swollen Hands.
  1. Cirrhosis
  2. High Altitude Illness
  3. Hypothyroidism
  4. Preeclampsia
There are 8 rare conditions that can cause Swollen Hands.
  1. Acute Glomerulonephritis
  2. Acute Interstitial Nephritis
  3. End Stage Renal Disease
  4. HELLP Syndrome
  5. Kawasaki Disease
  6. Nephrotic Syndrome
  7. Tricuspid Insufficiency
  8. Turner's Syndrome

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