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A 27-year-old female asked:

When i bend my arms for awhile i feel a slight pain like right under the back of my elbow down to my wrist like running along the side of my forearm. is this a nerve problem? no numb, warm or tingling feeling. but sometimes i have a burning feeling?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Howard Smith
51 years experience
don't bend your arm
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Not necessarily a nerve issue as could be extensor tendinitis (tennis elbow), or a bursitis. An exam by your doctor could sort it out nicely.

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