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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Hand Pain

Good. That makes a fracture or serious ligament injury much less likely. Next are some questions that could help determine whether an infection or joint inflammation might be present.

Can you see swelling and/or redness in either (or both) of your hands?

Yes, I do have swelling and/or redness in my hand(s).

No, I do not have swelling or redness in my hand(s).

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