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Aches And Pains In Shoulders And Arms
Chest tightness: Hi. Did this chest tightness begin recently? Whenever we hear about new onset of chest tightness our first concern is to rule out the possibility that it could be related to the heart. That is a priority! If that has not been checked out, you should go to the emergency room now to be evaluated. Once heart disease has been ruled out, then we can check for other causes. Do not delay. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It can contribute: In as much as SLE makes one prone to certain types if peripheral neuropathy nerve entrapment syndromes (cervical radiculopathy, carpal tunnel etc) might be more likely to be symptomatic. In addition arthritic changes may result in nerve root or distal entrapment. Consultation with a neurologist might be warranted in your situation. ...Read more
Tender to touch ?: Are the muscles sore to touch? Does walking or activities affect the aching.? Do you take any medications? Questions like this can help us clarify your aching. Your evaluation will look at these issues? We also need to know what other medical conditions you have. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chronic neck and lower back pain. Tingling burning in shoulders and legs. and headaches. What is wrong?
Consult Physician: You have headache,neck and back pain ,burning in shoulders and legs.It is impossible to guess what is causing your symptoms without a more detailed history including past and family history and examination. If indicated the doctor may order some tests like blood test and/or imaging like X-ray /cat scan or MRI ...Read more
Have pain in my shoulders, elbows, hips, and knees. Usually pain accompanied by severe headaches and muscle pains and spasms. What is pain and why?
Polyarthralgia: Polyarthralgia or pain in multiple joint could be seen in many rheumatological conditions. Headaches and muscle spasm may or may not be associated. You need to contact your physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. Possibilities may include lupus, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, lyme's disease, polymyalgia rheumatica. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
Aches and pains all over body and feel low on energy/dizzy. Pains in armpit area towards chest. Are these linked?
Recently I have trouble sleeping due to widespread aches and pains in neck back arms wrists elbows and knees. I wake feeling exhausted and stiff.
First thing see MD: Hello, it sounds like there is a general medical condition causing aches. Viral illnesses can cause this, also lyme disease, etc... I would recommend seeing a general md first and getting labs that can help find culprit if you don't get better within a week or you get worse. Motrin-like anti-inflammatory can treat your symptoms. ...Read more
Can upper back problems cause refered pain to shoulders, ribs and arms with pins and needles and slight heaviness in chest?
Pain and stiffness in neck that goes into both shoulder blades and down the spine. Chills and nausea and headache
Meningitis: I would get this looked into rather quickly. This could be something serious ...Read more
When I raise my arm or move it my shoulder tingling all down my arm and sever headache and pain in my neck and shoulder. And nausea and vomiting help?
Severe chest pain, breast pain and tenderness, headaches/migranes and back ache. also shooting pains down arm and legs.. ?
Tightness: in the throat and body maliase will require urgent evaluation.Major concern will be developing respiratory distress ...Read more
Im a 20 year old smoker with shoulder pains and sharp and achy pains in my ribs and pain in both hips and arm bones ?
And your question?: Your symptoms could be due to many many things. Please consult your doctor to straighten these out. More importantly, please consider smoke cessation. You are young, you've got a lot to gain by quitting now. That's another item to discuss with your doctor. ...Read more
SC Joint: A "popping bone" in chest of a thirties male ; leading to chest and shoulder pain implicates the clavicle (collar bone) where it joins sternum (breast bone) at the (sc) joint. If this, should be exquisite pain aroused by palpation of this joint. If a lump is felt here, the proximal clavicle might have dislocated from the joint. If pain not readily remit with rest and heat, visit an osteopath. ...Read more
Back pain ! very tense shoulders, and middle back is tender, aches and sharp pains have started in my shoulders and shoulder blades :( help please?
Not normal: If your symptoms are this intense, you need to see your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more