A 33-year-old male asked:
I've had dull aching pain in my left arm, armpit, and back for months. also get periods of tingling in that arm as well as my right leg. any ideas?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. William Gayaanswered
Neurology 31 years experience
Demyelinating: It is hard to tell without proper history and physical examination. At your age a consideration is demyelinating (autoimmune) disorders. However, other rare conditions like syringomyelia or vitamin deficiency may need to be considered. Check with your physician for adequate diagnosis and treatment.
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