Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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One Arm is Tender and Worsening Swelling in the Hand 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause One Arm is Tender and Worsening Swelling in the Hand.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause One Arm is Tender and Worsening Swelling in the Hand.
  1. Cellulitis
  2. Wrist Contusion
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause One Arm is Tender and Worsening Swelling in the Hand.
  1. De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
  2. Forearm Fracture
  3. Osteomyelitis
  4. Pseudogout
There are 5 rare conditions that can cause One Arm is Tender and Worsening Swelling in the Hand.
  1. Compartment Syndrome
  2. Galeazzi Fracture
  3. Monteggia Fracture
  4. Post Mastectomy Arm Swelling
  5. Septic Arthritis

Last Updated: Oct 25, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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