A 28-year-old female asked:

I have pain in my right chest, shoulder, neck, arm all the way down into my hand. it's a numbing pain and stabbing pain now and then?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Schaeffer
Pain Management 33 years experience
Possible nerve pinch: There are many conditions which could cause your symptomatology. Numbing and stabbing sensations running all the way down into your hand are very consistent with a nerve pinch coming from your neck but could also be related to other conditions affecting other body parts. You should be evaluated by an appropriately trained provider of your choice.
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