A member asked:

Left shoulder burning with some muscle spasm along with muscle spasm along left side of chest by armpit area. i do have hi blood pressure 186/103. any chance it's affiliated?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

First, would absolutely get evaluation for heart stability, as this could represent anginal pain. Secondly, investigate potential of problem within brachial plexus, or even referred pain from neck. Imaging and EMG studies may be needed to pin this down. But due to prime concern, do not delay. (Kehr's sign in this location may represent issue with spleen)

Answered Apr 30, 2018



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