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can gas cause chest and arm pain

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Excessive gas build up is very uncomfortable and can cause your symptoms. Stay away from gas producing food, eat slower, chew your food well. There ar ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barend jacobus Stander
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Digestive cause: You would need a Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy. However it sounds like an emotional element involved. Go see your GP for an referral to Pshycologist.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: Many things, including your heart. See your doctor right away.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Heart disease: This could be heart disease. See your doctor right away.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
lamotrigine: I can't find specifically chest and arm pain but neuromuscular symptoms are common with lamotrigine.
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: But my concern in a sixty year old is it gas. Many people deny chest pain to gas and indigestion when having heart attack medical attention strongly s ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atif Haque
17 years experience Neurosurgery
Possibly: Shoulder and neck pain dont really "cause" chest tightness, but a herniated disc in the neck can sometimes cause all these problems, including chest p ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gloria Walker
44 years experience Family Medicine
Chest pain: I always say if you have chest pain you need to go to the emergency department. Especially since you did not give any more information.
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A member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can: Peptic ulcer can cause both chest pain and stomach pain.The pain can radiate to back and chest and you may describe these as gas pains you should che ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Yager
38 years experience Clinical Psychology
Chest pain & anxiety: Yes, that is possible; however, the same symptoms can be caused by a physical problem. I highly recommend that you consult with a physician and do it ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
34 years experience Pain Management
Nerve Injury or: possibly nerve entrapment such as from a vertebra gone out of whack or disc inj.Strangely, if an upper rib become dysfunctional, it too can cause shar ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Wilson
12 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder Pain: Most common causes of shoulder pain are inflammation, SLAPS tears, Rotator Cuff tears, and shoulder dislocations. If you are having pain make an appoi ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erica Bial
Specializes in Pain Management
Might be serious: If this is new chest pain, it could be cardiac, meaning coming from your heart. This requires immediate medical attention. If you know it isn't you ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Muscle pain and: cramps can be due to low magnesium or the side-effect of statin medications. Please see your doc. After that you may want to supplement w/magnesiu ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Well yes....: without an exam, I can only give general information, so I cant say it IS causing that (panic attacks, maybe mitral valve prolapse, ulcer disease with ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Many tings: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run la ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Get checked for: Problems in ur stomach (gastritis, acid reflux), spleen , muscles strain, stress/anxiety etc. Get better soon! http://www.Medicinenet.Com/script/mai ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Yes: The muscles of your shoulder attach to the chest wall. Pain is often referred there.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Dont wait: Heartburn like symptoms combined with left arm a jaw radiation are more likely from your heart. See your doctor NOW..
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: It can cause shoulder pain if the gas is causing enough pain upward around the diaphragm. However, this should be shortlived as the gas moves through ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Golden
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
yes: Many musculoskeletal problems can mimic and refer to pain and neurological symptoms in many close and remote parts of the body. A good history and e ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Rule out heart first: Number one cause in seriousness is heart disease / attack. If you haven't checked this out, do so right away. Other causes include pinched nerve in ne ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Esophageal spasm : This can be esophageal spasm. You position good have you see a gastroenterologist. You can check this and other possible causes like gallbladder, othe ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Unclear: Not clear what you mean by back misalignment. Trauma to the back can include pain in the ribs. Bad posture and crouched forward positioning can caus ... Read More
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