Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Arm or Hand Swelling and Arm Tenderness 15 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 15 conditions that can cause Arm or Hand Swelling and Arm Tenderness.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Arm or Hand Swelling and Arm Tenderness.
  1. Arm Cellulitis
  2. Arm Sprain
  3. Arm Strain
  4. Cellulitis
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Arm or Hand Swelling and Arm Tenderness.
  1. Arm Fracture
  2. Arm Injury
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Arm or Hand Swelling and Arm Tenderness.
  1. Arm Dislocation
  2. Forearm Fracture
  3. Osteomyelitis
There are 6 rare conditions that can cause Arm or Hand Swelling and Arm Tenderness.
  1. Bone Tumor
  2. Compartment Syndrome
  3. Galeazzi Fracture
  4. Monteggia Fracture
  5. Pathologic Bone Fracture
  6. Post Mastectomy Arm Swelling

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