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pin pricking pain in armpits

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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Nerve: The symptoms you describe involves the nerves. Do you have an infection causing the lymph nodes to press down on the nerves in this area? Could have o ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Unclear: What are you asking? Your question was regarding "pinal manipulation" do you mean spinal manipulation (by a chiropractor) under anesthesia? If so.. ... Read More
Dr. Miguel Attias
22 years experience Pain Management
Don't do it!: A literature search resulted in only a couple of small case reports. Obviously not enough evidence of efficacy or safety for spinal application.
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Dr. Richard Pollard
30 years experience Anesthesiology
See below: The use of spinal manipulation under anesthesia is done by chiropractors. Once you are completely relaxed under anesthesia the chiropracter will flex ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
No: It depends on whether you have comorbid conditions including diabetes, vitamin deficiencies, peripheral arterial disease, anemia, etc. You don't list ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
PNA complication: It is impossible to determine the cause of your symptoms based on your question. A Virtual Consult is suggested. Some antibiotics (e.g. fluoroquinolon ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Joyce Pastore
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Head pain: Get an evaluation. You could have temporal arteritis, an inflammation which is diagnosed by a blood test (sed rate) and biopsy of the temporal artery ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Reiter
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Many causes: This might be caused by interning eyelashes, foreign bodies, calcified sub conjunctival granulomas, recurrent erosion syndrome, dry eyes and allergie ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Is the second toe: The longest toe? Is it hammered at all? These are things to consider.....a nerve entrapment or neuroma is a possibility as well.....that's where I wou ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Numbness etc.: This strongly suggests some nerve damage from your neck down. Tell this to your primary doctor and ask for a rapid referral to a Neurologist!
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Red dots: One would expect an outcropping of red dots if this were due to low platelets.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
24 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Prevents bleeding: Platelets are the cells that help prevent bruising and bleeding. Small pinprick red lesions on skin can be due to low platelets called petechiae. Oc ... Read More
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