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Hamburg, Arkansas
A 27-year-old female asked:

Left arm keeps tingling and going numb. i have pinched nerve in my neck. and every now n then pain under breast?

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Dr. Mitchell Cohn
Pain Management 37 years experience
Warning!: Not all arm tingling & numbness comes from 'pinched' neck nerves.As a pain dr., I find many such symptoms come from inflamed nerves in the arm, itself, & many from dysf of ribs & neck muscles.There are other causes, as well.A normal EMG/NCV could help rule out neck nerves as source.Proper history & thorough osteopathic exam may pinpoint cause w/Manipulation or neuroprolotherapy being the cure.
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