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A 29-year-old female asked:

6month pain radiating frm shoulder down left arm to hand 1 day pain will be in forearm for 3 days then top arm then wrist/hand. seems like flare ups.

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Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Pain: sounds like a pinched nerve issue. If you have tried Motrin without success, you should see a doctor and consider imaging or an EMG/NCV
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