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Pain in right shoulder and arm heart attack

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiac Electrophysiology 43 years experience
Not likely to be: cardiac in etiology. Ask for a referral to a neurosurgeon or orthopedist for treatment of your neck.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Unanswerable: In men this is a pain, or numbness that moves from the chest into the shoulder and then down the arm. There is not one specific spot that has to have... Read More
Dr. Frank Mayo
Pulmonary Critical Care 49 years experience
Ant shoulder: Usually the front of the shoulder and down the arm.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Baskerville
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Difficult Question.: CAD is a very difficult problem and symptoms and signs can wax and wain. It depends on what the "Rule Out" Protocol is at your hospital ER. I would su... Read More
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Next step?: Well' it's surely good that a heart attack was ruled out in the hospital, but has the extent of your pre-existent CAD been evaluated recently? Stress... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
Or pinched nerve : Sholde pain with neck motion can be a pinched c5nerve root pain shoulder pain with neck extension is called spurlings maneuver usually a bone spur or... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Azmat Qayyum
Pulmonary Critical Care 34 years experience
Possible: If pain in neck and shoulder comes with movement of neck or shoulder and is reproducible then not heart related most likely.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
Reffer pain: Nerves from damaged heart tissue convey pain signals to spinal cord levels t1-t4 on the left side, which happen to be the same levels that receive sen... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
See below: Classically, it's pressure, numbness, or heaviness. However, people have described other feelings like sharpness, aches, or no pain at all except in ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Call 911: If you are having serious sxs call 911. Heart attack sx can include: chest pain or tightness, shortness of breath, increased sweating pain or numbne... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
Cardiology 22 years experience
Go To Emergency Dept: This can be due to sudden blockage of the arteries supplying the muscle of your heart. The symptoms can be variable and move around. The near... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Arm pain: multiple causes: is this left arm pain? If not associated with chest pain, shortness of breath, dizziness or collapse- probably not heart related; how... Read More
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