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:.
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 ...
The IV ended up in the other arm but a day or so after I got out of the hospital I ...
... What I was trying to find out was if the nerve damage in my hand due to an IV ...
He will be in the best position to answer your query on how long your pain will
last ..... You can still see where the needle went in...there's a round swollen s...
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 ...
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...
Jan 25, 2009 ... Also when i put my hand the arm that is swollen it feel more cool ... Which after a
major operation you are supposed to get. ... of all the abdomen pain & the
morphine -- she (a nurse) was HORRIFIED! .... happened prob b/c the IV wasnt in
your vein the whole time or slipped out which ever- when the iv is not .....
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, it
will .... flowing -and the veins will disappear even though your hand is swollen. 7.
... for the vein after you've missed is less torturous than having the needle
reinserted .... I have used iv heroin, crystal meth, bath salts, and crack and
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...