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 ...
It's swollen and painful not AT the I.V. puncture site on the back of ... The vein is
very prominent, much more so than the same on on my other hand or than any
other I ... Having mentioned it to the hospital staff and being met with shrugs, .... If
your whole arm, rather than just a small local area, is sore or 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 ...
If a ring is left on and you accidentally hit an artery your hand and inject into it ....
vein after you've missed is less torturous than having the needle reinserted ....
years ago I used my hands maybe twice the whole time I used I quit injecting ..... I
missed an injection in my foot now it's swollen and hurts to walk on and ...
Nov 23, 2007 ... On the plus side, if this was your problem I think the effect would have been ... I
did have one pt who experienced some nerve injury after having an ... as now my
index finger is swollen as well! my hand is definitely getting worse; .... The worst
part of the whole story is that that nurse forgot to flush the IV line ...
Nov 13, 2014 ... Or it may occur after having an [[1002383|intravenous]] (IV) line or ... To reduce
discomfort and swelling, your health care provider may .... Thromboangiitis
obliterans is a rare disease in which blood vessels of the hands and ...
May 27, 2014 ... Or it may occur after having an intravenous (IV) line or catheter. If you have ... To
reduce discomfort and swelling, your health care provider may ...
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...
Apr 14, 2008 ... ... I was in the hospital. The site on my hand where the iv was is still sore and
bulging. ... I asked the hospital about it, they said see your GP. I asked the GP ...
But having the IV in my hand really messed it up. I think the veins in ...
After shooting, usually in my wrist or hand, my arm has swelled up and a ... The
intense burning only lasts a few minutes, but it stays swollen for an hour or so. ...
Typically, if you hit an artery, you will have extreme pain and alot of .... up as well,
you'll get a whole bunch vein pressure if your tied off for too long.