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pain radiating down right arm from shoulder

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olson answered
38 years experience Psychiatry
Urgent Evaluation: Consider urgent evaluation as radiating pain down an arm - more so if left sided - can be due to heart problems (like lack of blood flow to the corona ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Arm- hand: Sounds either like a nerve or blood vessels are behind your problems. A doc will tell if it from your neck or a thoracic outlet syndrome or more rare ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff McFadden
23 years experience Family Medicine
Many things!: Just to name a few nerve impingement, carpal tunnel, shoulder injury, etc. Get it checked out by physician.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Bursitis: If there is no history of recent sprain and motion of the shoulder affects the discomfort, bursitis is likely. Try cold or hot applications, liniment, ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likely : Tendonitis of the rotator cuff, or bursitis of the shoulder, the pain usually shot down to the arm like you describe.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Musculoskeletal : Strain and/or injury to the muscles of your upper back is most likely. A less likely cause would be degeneration or protrusion of a thoracic intervert ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Several potentials: This could potentially be due to a pinched nerve in the neck, or pathology within the shoulder itself (i.e. Joint instability or degenerative changes) ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: These symptoms could be serious and need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Your neck: Thank you for the question. There are many potential causes, but among the most common is the irritation of a nerve in the neck. The term "cervical ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: It is probably a bursitis or tendinitis but a pinched nerve is also possible. Have the issue evaluated.

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