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A Pulled Muscle In The Armpit
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
It can take time ---:
For the swelling to resolve. Are you doing any therapy? Is the swelling decreasing or not?
If its increasing then you should go an er asap.
Ask your orthopedist about it.
Regular exercises, Ibuprofen & compression bandage would help, if your doc advises. Check with him/her.
Good luck. ...Read more
I pulled a muscle from my armpit through the area under my collar bone. It hurts to take a deep breathe. What should I do?
Pulled muscle in my back from my shoulder down to my armpit area really aches how long will it last?
Did crunches & sit ups for the first time in months last night. Today upper back, armpits, chest hurt. Chest hurts to move or breathe. Pulled muscle?
Very likely.: Chest pain or breathing problems always worry us. That being said it sounds like you have a pretty close correlation between your work out and your symptoms starting. In addition you are young as well so serious causes are likely to be less common. Keep an eye on the symptoms, try tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. IF you get any new or worrisome symptom get to your doc asap. ...Read more
Having pain in my neck and my shoulder (left) and both my armpits like the top of my breast it feels like a pulled muscle but its not what is this?
Radiating neck pain: Pain due to pinched nerve in the neck or upper back bay cause your symptoms. Based upon age, dangerous problems aren't very likely. A disc herniation in the lower part of your neck--c7-t1-2, could account for these feelings. Try some nsaids and mckenzie exercises, ice/heat, salonpas patches. Spine doc eval if not improving. ...Read more
Pain that comes and goes in left arm muscle. I have pulled muscle it top of back could that be it. Mostly at night when relaxing?
My upper arm burns when I over extend it like a pulled muscle but hasn't gone away for two or three months. I'm 48 female?
Ache in my top right side of my back hurts to lift arm I think it's pulled muscle how long to heal and should I not excercise with it?
Tincture of time: A pulled muscle is the presence of "micro-tears" among some of the fibers within that muscle. They cause a certain amount of swelling, which causes the pain. Depending on the severity of the injury and the age and medical status of the patient, these symptoms can last from a few days to a few weeks. Allow it to heal rather than continue to injure it with more activation of the muscle. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on what your exact diagnosis is. ...Read more
I'm 17 my arm goes left arm goes numb for no apparent reason. No heavy lifting so its not a pulled muscle going on for over a year.
Check: If u get numbness without any reason like pressure on it, should check with ur md ...Read more
What would be a good indicator that I need to be seen by my doctor for a pulled muscle in my arm?
Muscle pain: Severe pain, deformity, inability to move limb, tingling, numbness or color changes in limb associated with coolness. Pain out of proportion to expectation. ...Read more
Should I put Icyhot on a pulled muscle? I know heat is bad for injuries, but I work in a restaurant and can't keep an ice pack on my arm all day.
Topical salicylate: Topical salicylates such as BenGay can help with pain from sore muscles. It has nothing to do with heat. ...Read more
My wife has a nagging couph. She recently started couphing yellow sputum and has pain under her left arm and chest. Pulled muscle or cause for concern?
Top of right arm feels like a pulled muscle and like a dead arm and get tingling in fingers. Is this a pulled muscle or something else?
I have a small lump on my manubrium that has been causing pain off and on for the past few weeks w/ deep breaths and arm movement. Pulled muscle?
That one really: Needs to be looked at directly. Duration of symptoms, your demographics and an in person physical exam are needed before anyone can even begin to develop a list of possibilities. ...Read more
After exercise I have pain down left side of neck and when I lift my left arm I have pain in left side of heart is it pulled muscle?
Likely: But if the muscles that hurt were not necessary involved a consultation with your doc will be needed! ...Read more
I have sharp pain in left breast feels like pulled muscle. Hurts when move arm or move wrong and when still. Slight pain in shoulder. Help please : (?
Sharp pain in the breast may be related to a "jammed" rib, called intercostal neuralgia. The pain is sharp and stabbing, may be in the front or back. A related condition is costochondritis, which is an inflammation of the cartilage where the ribs attach to the breastbone (sternum).
I advise that you see a good pain management physician.
Dr. Charles april is located in la. ...Read more
I woke up with an extreme throbbing pain in my arm. No strain, no pulled muscle (that I am aware of), no redness, no rash. My mom has a history of blood clots but I have never had any problems with them. It does radiate all through my arm mostly about two
BLOOD CLOT??: CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTORGet a more detailed answer ›
Woman with intermittent sharp or dull pain that only lasts a few seconds ABOVE left breast, several inches away from armpit. No muscle strain, CAUSE?
Pain and pressure under both armpits, possibly swollen lymph nodes? This started a few months ago as an occasional full ache I thought was muscle strain, but now the discomfort is constant and distracting.
Axillary pain: I would strongly recommend that you call your doctor and get in for an exam. A physical exam is must to determine if further diagnostics as labs and/ or any radiological evaluation is needed. Please do not delay this. ...Read more
It all depends.:
Muscle strain/sprain are injuries to the muscle tissue that can be very painful. Some muscle injuries can cause trigger sensation which will cause pain to radiate to different areas. This are trigger points.
Now, a low back injury will not cause hand numbness. Other pathologies should be ruled out and a complete physical examination and likely imaging studies should be perform if symptoms persit ...Read more
Was doing push ups the other day now I have pain under my right arm pit it hurts a little when I take deep breaths is it a major muscle strain??
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