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numbness in left rib cage

A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marcus Romanello
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Nerve problem: Possibilities: pinched nerve in back, bulging disc, early (pre-rash) shingles, traumatic neuropraxia (bruised nerve) , tumor, heart attack, other. It ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience 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
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Well: The best thing to do would be to see your doctor for exam. The lump has to be examined and the can see if the itching and numbness are related to the ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Need exam: Unable to give answer to your symptoms with out exam If this just started today, then you need to be seen, if it has been present for days, then make ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krinick
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Need diagnosis: There are several proposed mechanisms for referred pain. Currently there is no definitive consensus regarding which theory may be correct. The cardiac ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonid Basovich
17 years experience Family Medicine
Neurologist: To give you better answer i need more information.Generally speaking, first and foremost you nee good clinical neurological exam. Find good neurologis ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisher
43 years experience Pediatrics
C3/C4 nerve innervat: When the diaphragm works overtime, sometimes the C3/C4 nerve can be innervated and then the shoulder/arm can hurt. This is usually temporarily due to ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Not heart: That's not your heart. It's nerve, muscle, joint or a combination of all 3.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Evaluation: You need evaluation by physician to determine the cause.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Hard to say: You need to see your physician so an exam can be done to assess your problem properly.
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