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Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
44 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes.is correct: Postural ortthostatic tachycardia occurs due to a change the position, help with low dosis of beta blocker drugs.

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Common nerve roots: The pain fibers in the spine innervate areas of the body (dermatomes) in relation to their proximity to the spine during development. The heart, uppe ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Angina: Can be any part or none, generally we speak of the inside of the left arm but that is not specific.
A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Possible HeartAttack: A person with chest pain and angina history needs a doctor's evaluation at the ER to rule out a heart attack. Depending on age and other risk factors, ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience in Neurology
Sounds like: Nerve irritation or injury that could be coming from your neck seem a very likely explanation for these symptoms. Assessing if neck position change t ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: Chest tightness, chest pain, and shortness of breath can be due to minor problems or to very serious ones. An emergency room doctor can check to see w ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nerve pain: An impingement of a nerve somewhere in the thorax appears to be the likely cause of your discomfort. I feel that a neurologist is best qualified to ev ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Two considerations: You might possess pinching of nerve in neck, cervical radiculopathy, and if arm is raised, you might feel less symptoms. Or, you could have thoracic ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Breiner
33 years experience in Podiatry
Nerve pressure: It appears from the radiating pain that you have nerve compression. This happens when a nerve is squeezed between two other structures. You need to ge ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience in Family Medicine
More informatipn: Need some more information. Did you injure the arm or sleep on it wrong. Sounds like a nerve issue. Try changing positions if no improvement time to s ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mahmud Ibrahim
12 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pinched nerve: Sounds like you may have a pinched nerve in the neck. Often patients will develop numbness, tingling, and pain that radiates from the neck down the ar ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Milia
22 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Pain down arm: Usually pain down the arm like you describe is from an irritated nerve. The neck is the usual source and can be related to repeated poor posture while ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benoy Benny
21 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pinched nerve - neck: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your neck and you need to get an MRI of the c-spine. Depending on the results it might be just short term th ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Siefferman
13 years experience in Pain Management
Many possibilities: Pain from the shoulder down the arm my be caused by a variety of things. Starting at the neck, there may be a pinched nerve, or the joints in the nec ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Rudolph
27 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Nerve: Unless you have a history of bone cancer (osteosarcoma), this sounds more like a pinched nerve in your neck.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Radiculopathy: Pain that radiates down the arm can reflect a cervical radiculopathy (shooting pains due to a pinched nerve in the cervical spine). Many patients wil ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Burger
35 years experience in Pulmonology
Left arm pain: Visceral pain is pain is carried afferent fibers (type of nerve) of the autonomic nervous system. The visceral nerves are designed to tell you that so ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
May be pinched nerv: May be a pinched nerve but that would more likely be due to the neck which may be why the cough makes it worse. You can ask your physician, try a ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Cooperman
45 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Inflamed nerves: The areas of pain are supplied by nerves from your neck.. In your age group, degenerative. Joint or disc disease could cause these pains. May need x ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cole
31 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Spinal stenosis: There are several possibilities. The most likely with your age is right sided degenerative issues in the neck compressing the spinal cord. You need ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Pinched nerve: The nerves to the arm come out from the spinal cord from the neck vertebrae .A pinched nerve, at this level, could cause these symptoms.See your docto ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Maybe neck: Could be cervical disc issue, but might involve brachial plexus. With left arm, best to check out by ekg, but less likely to be cardiac referred pain ... Read More
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience in Family Medicine
Family practice : There probably is a pinched nerve from your neck. If you have a bulging disk or a strained muscle that is irritating a nerve running down l arm.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jose Barreto
13 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Myofascial Pain: If you are having a lot of stress, bad posture, weak muscles (muscle imbalance) then this may be secondary to myofascial (muscle pain). If the pain do ... Read More
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