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A 47-year-old member asked:

What could be wrong if my left arm pain but no chest pain?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Pain: Left arm pain doesn't need to relate to the heart. In fact more commonly it is due to neck or shoulder problems which are felt in the arm.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

How do I treat left arm pain that is without chest pain?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
arm pain: See a dr. And get checked to see what the cause of the arm pain is, likely musculoskeletal.
Dr. David Trettin
Orthopedic Surgery 33 years experience
Agree w/ colleague. If your arm or shoulder hurts when u move your arm/ shoulder than more than likely it is emanating from here... If it doesn't ; see your primary care physician ... Good Luck!
Oct 24, 2013
Harper Woods, MI
A 25-year-old female asked:

Why am i always having left arm pain?

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Dr. Vivek Agrawal
Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
Many Possibilities: Although you are young, we can't forget that left arm pain can be referred from other places such as the heart, cervical spine, etc. There certainly are many other possibilities such as referred shoulder pain, but if you haven't seen a physician i would recommend starting with your regular doctor first to narrow the possibilities.

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