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A 30-year-old female asked:

stab/pinch between shoulder & elbow when moving arm. comes and goes day to day. feels like a sharp pinch/stab right in the middle of my outer arm. ongoing for 8 months or so. weakness in affected arm & dull ache in hand.

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Dr. Fathima Minty
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Radiculopathy: You will need to see your GP for a neck and arm examination. Most likely you may be experiencing a pinched nerve originating from your neck. Your doctor will most likely refer you for a cervical spine X-ray.

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Last updated Sep 22, 2019

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