Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview

Swelling of the Arm and Very Swollen 23 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 23 conditions that can cause Swelling of the Arm and Very Swollen.

Mouse over to view each condition's most common symptoms

There are 3 common conditions that can cause Swelling of the Arm and Very Swollen.
  1. Arm Cellulitis
  2. Cellulitis
  3. Wound Infection
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Swelling of the Arm and Very Swollen.
  1. Humerus Fracture
  2. Staph Infections
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Swelling of the Arm and Very Swollen.
  1. Forearm Fracture
  2. Osteomyelitis
  3. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  4. Vascular Injuries
There are 14 rare conditions that can cause Swelling of the Arm and Very Swollen.
  1. Bone Cancer
  2. Bone Tumor
  3. Compartment Syndrome
  4. Elephantiasis Filarial
  5. Ewing's Sarcoma
  6. Fibrous Dysplasia
  7. Galeazzi Fracture
  8. Monteggia Fracture
  9. Multiple Myeloma
  10. Osteoid Osteoma
  11. Pathologic Bone Fracture
  12. Polycythemia Vera
  13. Septic Thrombophlebitis
  14. Snakebite

Last Updated: Aug 23, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

References
  1. Ferri's Clinical Advisor, Fred F. Ferri - 2007
  2. Griffith's 5-Minute Clinical Consult, Mark Dambro - 2006
  3. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. Longo, J. Larry Jameson, Joseph Loscalzo - 2008
  4. Emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide; Judith E. Tintinalli, Gabor D. Kelen, J. Stephan Stapczynski - 2004
  5. Nelson textbook of pediatrics, Robert Kliegman, Richard E. Behrman, Waldo Emerson Nelson - 2007

FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.