Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Swollen Hand and Hand is Tender to Touch 13 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 13 conditions that can cause Swollen Hand and Hand is Tender to Touch.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Swollen Hand and Hand is Tender to Touch.
  1. Cellulitis
  2. Hand Cellulitis
  3. Hand Contusion
  4. Hand Sprain
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Swollen Hand and Hand is Tender to Touch.
  1. Cast and Splint Problems
  2. Hand Fracture
  3. Hand Injury
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Swollen Hand and Hand is Tender to Touch.
  1. Osteomyelitis
  2. Pseudogout
  3. Tenosynovitis
There are 3 rare conditions that can cause Swollen Hand and Hand is Tender to Touch.
  1. Compartment Syndrome
  2. Hand Dislocation
  3. Septic Arthritis

Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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