Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

my right arm feels heavy and pain from my elbow to my hand

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Go to Emergency: It is possible that there is a blood clot in your arm causing this. If that it is the case it could be an emergency. If your have the sudden onset of ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Elbow: Tendinits of the elbow will not respond with a chiropractic adjustment.
1
1 thank
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jaiprakash thakor Jairam
Specializes in Healthcare Professional
Get seen: Hi .with info supplied Start with an orthopaedic to see if possible cause.After 29 years(you were 3 years at fracture) not likely but possible dependi ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjeev Mall
Specializes in Family Medicine
Fracture: you need to see a physician and r/o any fracture
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hratch Karamanoukian
30 years experience in Phlebology
Shoulder dislocation: Your shoulder may be going in and out of the joint, dislocation. Best to see an orthopedic surgeon.
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Sounds like you have: Carpal or cubital syndrome, depending on which fingers are getting numb. Another possibility would be neck problem with a pinched nerve which causes p ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
42 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Nerve injury: This can be caused by compression of nerves as they leave the neck region. It can also be caused by a stroke affecting the region of the brain that su ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Harhay
43 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: you may have a disc problem in your neck. The symptoms may be a sign of pressure on a nerve
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Need for examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
55 years experience in Plastic Surgery
See Doctor ASAP: See doctor - As soon as possible and get examined and treated --- It could be muscle strain but there are other causes.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
34 years experience in Pain Management
Several possiblities: Tendinitis-of finger extensors.Often can stimulate by pressing finger around outer elbow region. Could be nerve from lower neck/upper back. Though not ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Ans: Need more history. Did you injure the arm? Just on one side points more to an injury or overuse if you are right handed or a positional issue you may ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Pinched nerve: Because patients having cardiac problems can have these symptoms, you should have this ruled out. But the most common cause is an irritation of a ner ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience in Sports Medicine
Pinched Nerve: Very commonly, pain near or around the shoulder blade is not shoulder related at all. Instead, it is most often related to neck/cervical spine relate ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
On the internet?: What do you expect here? If you think you have broken your arm you go to the doctor. You do not search the internet. You need an exam and possibly e ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience in Family Medicine
Nerve issues: Sounds like carpal tunnel or Anterior interosseus nerve impingement. Possible even ulnar neuropathy. See your doctor for nerve conduction studieS
1
1 thank
A male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Cervical spine. : Sounds like this could be coming from the cervical spine, such as from a herniated disc, or maybe from the brachial plexus, a network of nerves betwee ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Todd Guyette
Specializes in Hand Surgery
Nerve problem: Pins and needles, also called paresthesias, accompany nerve problems. This can mean a pinched nerve in the neck, arm, or even sometimes problems in t ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farrah Ahmad
17 years experience in Internal Medicine
Chest pain: Hello, some of the more common causes of chest pain and younger people are chest pain heart related, stomach acid, musculoskeletal. If the pain persis ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Related?: Not certain they're related. However if they are then there can be a pinched nerve from the cervical spine or maybe thoracic outlet syndrome.
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Radiculopathy: You may have a herniated cervical disk with radiculopathy (compression of a nerve). See your doctor. An MRI of the spine in your neck may be ordered. ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bowers
32 years experience in Internal Medicine
Shoulder pain.: Cant know for sure without seeing it. May be a rotator cuff tear or strain. Other possibility is a herniated disc in your neck. Peripheral nerve in ... Read More
1
1 comment
4
4 thanks
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Gotman
35 years experience in Podiatry
Numb arm: Possible Nerve compression. follow with neurologist. Good luck
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month