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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Many tings: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run la ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Greenberg
32 years experience Radiology
Go to doctor: If not get better and persistent, probably should be evaluated my your health care provider. May not be anything serious, but best to get checked out ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run la ... Read More
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Dr. Ricardo Madrid
54 years experience Neurology
Neuro,orthop: Shoulder pain radiating to the arm is probably due to a cervical radiculopathy. Needs neuro consult and possibly emg/ncv of the involved extremity.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Graham
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many things: He could have a frozen shoulder, a rotator cuff tear, bursitis or even a neck issue. Have him see a shoulder specialist, often a good physical exam ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Unlikely: Shoulder and arm pain are not typical of mononucleosis. Mono is characterized by sore throat, fever, swollen neck lymph nodes, splenomegaly, abnormal ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder pain: Likely muscle stretch, joint stretch, or nerve root irritation. Check back with him/her.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clive Segil
58 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many: Unusual unless in litigation.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
24 years experience Urgent Care
Worse: If it was your heart, exertion would make it worse. Likely it's something musculoskeletal if running makes it better.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Must call the doctor: Any person with chest, left shoulder, and left arm pain symptoms has to go to his doctor or the E.R. to be checked right away for a heart attack. That ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Any human being: could be wrong, but if you are not satisfied with your doctor's diagnosis, you should get another opinion. It sounds like a musculo-skeletal problem, ... Read More
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