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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
RICE: Rest, ice, compression and elevation is a good rule to apply to any sore extremity. A sling of some type is also helpfull and regular use of an nsaid ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chan Hwang
26 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
First why is it sore: ...? The cause needs to be ascertained. Was there an injury or was it just overworked? Once the cause is established the treatment plan can be tailore ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sore arm: Sore arm = discomfort in upper extremity.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sterling
29 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See your doctor...: Too many possibilities exist to really say definitively what's wrong, but it could be a pinched nerve in the neck going down the arm, a shoulder probl ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michele Arnold
21 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Rest: If this is a fresh (acute) injury, then rest, ice, a compression sleeve, and elevating the arm (r.I.C.E.) will provide immediate benefit. If longstan ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Purchase
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes.: Yes, it is normal to have a sore arm. I would suggest over the counter pain medicine such as tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. A warm compress may ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Unlikely: More likely it is a problem with your rotator cuff in your shoulder. Please see your doctor for evaluation.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Using this site: You get the most from this site when you provide detailed info about a health issue followed by a clear related question. Room for a response is limit ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: Thoracic outlet working theory it.
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
There just isn't: enough information to be able to determine cause. However, there isn't an actual question here. So, consider resubmitting with a clear and specific qu ... Read More

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