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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can anxiety/stress lead to my left arm feeling sore/tired, or is that a symptom of a heart problem?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor and discuss if you may be depressed. Counter-intuitive as it may seem, exercise may help. Start with low intensity exercise such as walking and gradually increase the intensity as tolerated. Drink more water. Wish you good health!
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Last updated Jul 31, 2021

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