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Numbness of the Hand (one hand) and Abnormal Swelling in the Hand 8 Causes


The virtual doctor has found 8 conditions that can cause Numbness of the Hand (one hand) and Abnormal Swelling in the Hand.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Numbness of the Hand (one hand) and Abnormal Swelling in the Hand.
  1. Cast and Splint Problems
  2. Hand Fracture
There are 2 uncommon conditions that can cause Numbness of the Hand (one hand) and Abnormal Swelling in the Hand.
  1. Forearm Fracture
  2. Vascular Injuries
There are 4 rare conditions that can cause Numbness of the Hand (one hand) and Abnormal Swelling in the Hand.
  1. Compartment Syndrome
  2. Galeazzi Fracture
  3. Hand Dislocation
  4. Monteggia Fracture

Last Updated: Aug 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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