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University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: “Why Our Bodies Swell: 12 Surprising Reasons.”
Cedrina Calder, MD, preventive medicine specialist, Nashville.
Alejandro Badia, MD, hand and upper extremity orthopedic surgeon, Badia Hand to Shoulder Center, Doral, FL.
Mayo Clinic: “Home Remedies: Just Jammed Your Finger?” “Gout,” “Trigger Finger,” Sickle Cell Anemia.”
National Health Service (UK): “Herpetic Whitlow,” “Overview: Trigger Finger.”
Kids Health: “Paronychia.”
Harvard Medical School: “Felon.”
UpToDate: “Patient education: Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms and diagnosis (Beyond the Basics).”
National Psoriasis Foundation: “About Psoriatic Arthritis.”
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Fact Sheet”
American Academy of Family Physicians: “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.”
National Kidney Foundation: “How Your Kidneys Work.”
American Kidney Fund: “Kidney Failure (ESRD): Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments.”
March of Dimes: “Preeclampsia.”
American Society of Hematology: “Blood Basics.”
MedlinePlus: “Raynaud’s Disease.”
Johns Hopkins Medicine: “Breast Cancer: Lymphedema after Treatment,” “Understanding Scleroderma,” “Types of Scleroderma.”
Scleroderma Foundation: “Hands.”
Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar, MD on February 14, 2019
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