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shoulder pain that runs down arm

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Nerve problem: Sounds like you have a pinched or compressed nerve. See an orthopedist or neurologist. Often times the longer youy wait to be treated, the worse the c ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
Pinched nerve: Your problem sounds like it could be a pinched nerve. But it the pain radiates down the left arm, a heart condition could be involved. Depending on ... Read More

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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hasan Khondker
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Rest and have it: eaxamined by a doctor...could be anything from nerve damage to muscle strain.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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See below: The possibilities are likely a primary problem with the shoulder itself or perhaps a radiating pain from the neck which can be caused by discs, pinche ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Siefferman
13 years experience Pain Management
Many possibilities: Pain from the shoulder down the arm my be caused by a variety of things. Starting at the neck, there may be a pinched nerve, or the joints in the nec ... Read More
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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 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodolfo Farhy
35 years experience Cardiology
Shoulder pain: Thiose symptoms sound as muscle pain probably muscle spasms, but you should have a dostor check it to be sure.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Impossible to say: It is impossible to say without determining the cause of the pain first.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Tendinitis: Probably a biceps tendinitis. Bursitis unlikely in the location you describe.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Anything: it could be anything from the way you sleep to the way you use your arms every day, exercise and concentrate on the shoulder muscles. apply heat. take ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
32 years experience Cardiology
Trauma : Sounds like you took a nice fall you may have sustained some shoulder injury ( rotator cuff ) the knot may be swollen tissue get it checked by an orth ... Read More
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