IV catheters can be placed in a hand, arm or leg. ... Phlebitis occurs quite
commonly after the insertion of intravenous catheters. ... If you feel a sudden
sharp pain radiating along your arm as the IV is inserted, let your healthcare
provider know ...
At one week post op I noticed the vein in my hand where the IV was, ... Isn't it
crazy that is the worst pain I am having from this whole thing! ... Are you doing
any more workout wise? what was your post up like? ... week was pretty bad
though but after that, just discomfort and tired. .... Swollen Vein in hand?
Or it may occur after having an intravenous (IV) line or catheter. ... To reduce
discomfort and swelling, your health care provider may recommend that you:.
It makes the area puffy for first 24 hours after you take the IV out. It helps if you
elevate your arm above your heart and apply warm compresses. ... day or 2 the
pain would extend all the way to my elbow and my arm started to swell. ... Having
the poor nurse try to locate veins 3-4 times a week was a pain, but ...
Oct 15, 2008 ... I was kept in hospital Thursday night, and I had an IV cannula .... I hate to burst
everyone's bubbles, but having a big bruise after an IV isn't really normal. ... Your
vein may hurt though, because the insides can be irritated from the fluid .... just to
say, mine was bruised and really painful and swollen and...
He will be in the best position to answer your query on how long your pain will
last ...... I did have one pt who experienced some nerve injury after having an
arterial ... am typing this with one hand as now my index finger is swollen as well!
my hand .... The worst part of the whole story is that that nurse forgot to flush the
Jun 25, 2015 ... Intravenous injection or cannulation - sometimes it occurs after having injections
into the veins (intravenous injections) or 'drips' (intravenous infusions) in hospital.
These are commonly given in hand or arm veins. ... is higher than your hip, it
helps to reduce swelling and discomfort. ... Your whole leg swe...
Nov 13, 2014 ... Or it may occur after having an intravenous (IV) line or catheter. ... To reduce
discomfort and swelling, your health care provider may .... Thromboangiitis
obliterans is a rare disease in which blood vessels of the hands and feet ...
If a ring is left on and you accidentally hit an artery your hand and inject into it, it
will .... in reducing pain – although taking it slow after you hit the vein wall is
essential. ... the vein after you've missed is less torturous than having the needle
reinserted ..... The entire back of my hand is swollen up to the knuckles bu...
Oct 28, 2013 ... After that my hand felt somewhat numb and painful, I soaked my arm ... Just think
about being in the hospital and having an iv put into your hand or wrist. ... I.V, I
very much like the whole I.V process as much as the drug itself.