A member asked:

Should i be concerned if i am hearing popping noises by heart? i also have burning sensation on chest, arms, pins and needles, muscle loss,

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Dr. Blake Miller answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Yes, this is something to be concerned about. I can't speak to the "popping" noises that you are having, but the numbness/tingling/burning most likely is due to nerve compression at a high thoracic spine level. You need to see a physician and have an MRI ordered to evaluate if you have cord compression from a disc herniation or some other secondary cause.

Answered Apr 26, 2018



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