Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arm Numbness (unilateral) and Swelling 23 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 23 conditions that can cause Arm Numbness (unilateral) and Swelling.

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There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Arm Numbness (unilateral) and Swelling.
  1. Atherosclerosis
  2. Bleeding from Anticoagulant
  3. Humerus Fracture
  4. Neck Injury
  5. Shoulder Injury
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Arm Numbness (unilateral) and Swelling.
  1. Coagulopathy
  2. Forearm Fracture
  3. Low Platelet Count
  4. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  5. Scuba Injuries
  6. Shoulder Fracture
  7. Vascular Injuries
There are 11 rare conditions that can cause Arm Numbness (unilateral) and Swelling.
  1. Compartment Syndrome
  2. Galeazzi Fracture
  3. Gaucher's Disease
  4. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  5. Malignant Hypertension
  6. Monteggia Fracture
  7. Platelet Function Disorder
  8. Shoulder Dislocation
  9. Skull Fracture
  10. Syphilis
  11. Thrombasthenia

Last Updated: Nov 30, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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