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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
31 years experience Emergency Medicine
Any : Any left arm pain is concerning for cardiac (heart) pain. It is important for you to note if you have any pain or pressure in your chest. It is also ... Read More
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Left arm pain: Can be related to cardiac issues. Shortness of breath, chest pain or cough? Other causes for arm pain are neck issues that can radiate to arm or prim ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: The duration of discomfort after an injection will vary with what the shot was for, whether it was the first or later in a series & whether or not ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
?neck problem?: Common to have radiating pain from neck down arm if a nerve is compressed by a ruptured disc (valsalva maneuver), when one coughs or sneezes. However ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
33 years experience Pain Management
Need more informatio: I need more information about your arm to answer the question. Any history of trauma to arm, neck or shoulder?
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
When one does things: using muscles beyond their ability to use force, the muscle can change its metabolism. this can cause immediate soreness. The muscle is fatigued. When ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
18 years experience General Practice
Inflammation: You have inflammation from the trauma of the injection however if it persists it could be an infection.
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are nee ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Inflammation: Your arm hurts because the injection itself or the flu vaccine injected has produced a low grade inflammatory response and this causes pain. It will p ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
37 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle strain : You may have injured a muscle or strained one. When you put on a shirt you have to twist the arm and in the process if there is an injured muscle it w ... Read More
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