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I have a very sharp pain on my upper arm i have had it for almost 3 years now it comes and goes but recently it has been coming a lot

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sounds like muscle: If you can make pain occur or worsen by moving that body part, it is most likely a muscle or tendon issue. If it is more in the shoulder joint, rot ... Read More
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Could be many things: Including tennis elbow carpal tunnel arthritis radiculopathy (pinched nerve) among others. Needs examination and possibly test. See a doctor in perso ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Arm pain: This discomfort may be due to an irritable nerve or muscle in the upper arm, but could also be caused,though less likely, by nerve impingement from a ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
More information: There are many possibilities for this situation. If your muscular tension was in the same area, you may have injured the muscle. This may be the res ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felicia Mata
24 years experience in Cosmetic Dentistry
See your MD: So they can detect if it is your kidney, liver, muscle, or something else.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Heath
33 years experience in Family Medicine
Muscle spasms: Vibratory muscle spasms, called fasciculations occur in muscles that have been overused causing fatigue and repetitive small contractions which produc ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
U need to see a Dr: Asap or go to an urgent care or er and get treated for possible dental abscess, cellulitis, sinusitis etc. Hope u feel better soon! http://www.Health ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Rub pain: You should see your dictor for good evaluation. You could have had trauma or may have a pneumonia. Give a good history and see your doctor
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience in Family Medicine
Right shoulder pain: and chest pain may be correlated, but it is not likely to be cardiac related. At least not from the blockage or heart attack stand point. You may h ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Pain: Pinched nerve. I do not know where the pain is located, but it is likely a pinched nerve and this can be from the neck to the shoulder or elbow.
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Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Biliary colic: Gallbladder aka biliary colic generally right sided, above the umbilicus, lasts 20 mins or longer, associated nausea and occasional vomiting. There ar ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Berns
19 years experience in Pathology
A lot of things: Lumps can be benign ranging from fatty tumors called lipomas to something more serious including malignant tumors (cancer). Until it is removed and e ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience in Internal Medicine
Diverticulitis?: Diverticula are small pouches that often develop in the colon. These diverticula can perforate(rupture) due to to increased pressure in the colon(such ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
At your age, with a : Normal pulse and BP during event, no chest pain, unlikely cardiac. Vibration and buzz are good descriptions but do not fit with a typical diagnosis in ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Lullove
18 years experience in Podiatry
Infection: A boil, also called a furuncle, is a deep folliculitis, infection of the hair follicle. It is most commonly caused by infection by the bacterium staph ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
? bone bruise?: You may have a small bruise under the lining around the bone (periosteum), which can ache for several days. Advil (ibuprofen) and/or cold compresses s ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
Trapezius spasm?: This sounds like your trapezius is spasming. Very common and very uncomfortable. You may need a trigger point injection or PT to help with this proble ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
This : This could be coming from your maxillary (upper) wisdom teeth erupting towards your cheek. If this is the case, every time you open your mouth you wou ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Probably muscular: or skeletal...it is possible that you fractured some ribs from coughing with pneumonia, and that the nearby muscles are irritated. All that should be ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
17 years experience in Family Medicine
Wait and see : I would wait a week and see if it resolves. If it gets worse or does not resolve. Go to your doctor.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience in Internal Medicine
R/O DISC DISEASE /MS: Your description of the pain sounds neuropathic in nature . You need a full exam and focused Neuro exam. Full lab tests including TFTS /Vit b12/Vit d/ ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience in General Surgery
See your doctor: I so not know if your gallbladder surgery was for gallstones or dyskinesia. See your doctor for an examination to see what else can be evaluated. May ... Read More

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