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A 36-year-old member asked:

What can cause chest/arm pain?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Many things: Many things, including your heart. See your doctor right away.

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A 30-year-old member asked:

What is causing chest and arm pain?

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Dr. Erik Borncamp
Wound care 25 years experience
Need more info: How bad is it? Is the pain on the surface at the rib or deep in the chest? Does it come and go or change with coughing? Does it move? Does it radiate anywhere else? What makes it worse? Activity? Eating? Breathing? Did you injure yourself? Is it improving or worsening or the same.Other symptoms? Fevers? Chills? If worsening or a/w shortness of breath see an md. If severe call 911.
A 31-year-old member asked:

What can cause of my chest and right arm pain?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: This can be serious. See your doctor right away.
Macon, GA
A 31-year-old male asked:

What is causing constant arm pain?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Douglas Linville II
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 30 years experience
Arm pain: Pain with arm movement is likely the arm/shoulder. Pain with neck movement suggests nerve pain from a herniated disc. Neither urgent if not progressing. Ok to try some nsaids, ice/heat for a couple days. Typically, these usually improve over several weeks. Pain that does not deserves a doc evaluation.
A 35-year-old member asked:

Can a sting in the chest cause arm pain?

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Dr. Michael Bolesta
Orthopedic Surgery 40 years experience
No: If you mean an insect sting or bite in the chest, the answer is no. In any case, if the pain is severe or not improving, i suggest seeing your primary doctor.
A 41-year-old member asked:

What causes severe arm pain?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See below: Many things can cause these symptoms. You need to see your doctor. He/she whill perform a thorough examination to see what's going on and tell you what to do about it.

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