A 34-year-old female asked:
Pain abve lft brest hand fngrs
shoulder blade.chst ct 8 mnth ok.xray lst mnth ok.heart ok.mild cough,no weez.mild dyspnea.muscl? gi? lung cancer?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pathology 29 years experience
Rule out nerve pain: If it's not cardiac related and you didn't have a recent trauma it is probably not a malignancy I wouldn't worry about tumor with this presentation I am concerned that you have an impingement of a nerve or the major nerve network (brachioplexus ) which is a network of nerves into the arm shoulder another possibility is that you have a pinched nerve or vertebral problem in your neck
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Last updated Feb 27, 2017
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