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If you pulled a muscle in your shoulder area can it cause your upper arm and right breast to ache?

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Dr. Phillip Zinni III answered

Specializes in Sports Medicine

A variety of pain patterns of the back or shoulder joint can produce upper arm or chest/breast pain. See a musculoskeletal specialist, ie a doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) that specializes in omm (osteopathic manual medicine) or nmm (neuromuscular medicine) with a sports medicine background. While unlikely heart in origin, if the pain gets worse, doesn't ease with rest then go to er asap.

Answered Jan 7, 2014

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