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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Greller
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Go to the hospital: The symptoms you describe are very concerning given your age. Without something that makes you think of a muscle strain, this is even more concerning. ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Sokol
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Requires Examination: While this sounds neuromuscular in nature involving your ribcage or shoulder, i would advise being examined by your physician to also make sure this d ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Shoulder pain: hello ~ it sounds as if it could be a rotator cuff syndrome and in which case it may respond to a cortisone shot. It could be arthitis as well. Make a ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
No: You need to uncover the cause of the arm numbness. Some thoughts with chest symptoms, could be pectoralis minor syndrome, thoracic outlet syndrome, b ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Javier Placer
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It all depends.: Muscle strain/sprain are injuries to the muscle tissue that can be very painful. Some muscle injuries can cause trigger sensation which will cause pai ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Fietsam
35 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Yes.: A muscle strain, or pull can take months to heal. A tendon injury can take longer than a broken bone. A pinched nerve may not heal on its own. If t ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Dewey Jones iv
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Biceps tendonitis: sounds like an inflamed Biceps tendon, rest and stretch
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
35 years experience Neurosurgery
Arm numbness: Arm numbness comes from impingement of a nerve root in the cervical spine or a pinched nerve in the arm itself. Often people will have referred pain/n ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
36 years experience Pediatrics
Get tested : The only way to answer your question is to have a muscle condu
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Not likely: Rest,ice and use Ibuprofen. It is likely related to your push-ups. If not improving in 3-4 days or other symptoms be checked. All the best.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Subluxation: 31y fem abducted/rotated arm arousing "pop", pain & arm paresthesia & ? shoulder joint subluxation, distal clavicle rotation inferior & im ... Read More
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