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recurring armpit pain

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neelam Shah
73 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
See your dr: Armpit pain can have a variety of causes, and it is difficult to tell without a full history or an exam. It could be an infection of a hair gland (fol ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Nonspecific sign: The armpit (axilla) has a lot going on in a small space...All the muscles, blood vessels, and nerves that connect the arm to the torso traverse this s ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Depends: For armpit pain, we worry about lymph nodes. You need a physical exam and possible a breast exam to make sure there isn't anything there. Unless you ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Armpit pain: Not uncommon, especially if hairy area. Results from irritation of hair follicles or blockage, usually from dampness or sweating. Have it looked at.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Moor
Dr. John Moor answered
38 years experience Sports Medicine
Axillary Pain: Pain coming from the region of the axilla.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Common: The armpit (axilla) has a lot going on in a small space...All the muscles, blood vessels, and nerves that connect the arm to the torso traverse this s ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Foster Carr
33 years experience General Practice
Need more data: Cannot suggest possibilities without knowing if its cold or hot showers that relieve the pain, other signs and symptoms, medical history, and examinat ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Hayek
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Get checked asap: There are many reasons you can have pain in the left armpit. There are any unknown factors as well-your age, medical conditions, family history etc. O ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Armpit pain: Most likely inflammation of root of hairs from dampness or sweating. Have it looked at
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
26 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor!: Your symptoms could be due to many different things, including musculoskeletal pain (as in pulled muscles of chest and shoulder), infected cyst in you ... Read More
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