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Vascular Surgery

Painful, swollen vein in hand

07/06/2009

Question:

Six weeks after having carpel tunnel surgery on my right hand, I suddenly have a swollen, tender vein in my wrist. What causes this and should I see my surgeon

Answer:

Your question would be best answered by a hand surgeon. Good luck!

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Amy B Reed, MD Amy B Reed, MD
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