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My left forearm is swollen slightly and I have tingling

Customer Question

My left forearm is swollen slightly and I have tingling going down to my fingers. What to do
JA: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?
Customer: No and just about a day
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I am on synthroid and had ablasion for WPW
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 2 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JA. Dr Saleem here. Will be answering you shortly

Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 2 months ago.

Can you share a picture of your forearm please. How bad is the swelling?

Any redness, pain ? Any boil ,cut or abrasion in the area?

Has it appeared all of a sudden?

The tingling is because of the swelling pressing a nerve in your forearm so we need to find out the cause of swelling here