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Activities For Forearm Supination
A report on my arm States the following: "Slight Limitation of Supination" in comparison to the left mean in laymen terms?
Palm up: It refers to the rotation you have in your wrist. Probation is rotation of the wrist toward the floor (Palm down), supination is rotating Palm to ceiling (Palm up). So you are not able to rotate your right Palm up to the ceiling as you can on the left side. ...Read more
45y diadetic had rt shoulder pain associated with movement especially at night tenderness over many points maximum pain with supination of arm?
Which MRI for recurrent Right Arm numbness 30s after supine-sleep on mornings? Daily numbness in ulnar and hand. Previous brachial plexus trauma.
My son is having a rod removed from forearm that has been in for 4 months. How long until he can return to activities.
Doctors decision: The answer will depend on what the orthopedist will tell you. It may take as long as 6-8 weeks. ...Read more
Burning pain in top of thigh when standing and walking. Sudden. No prior activity. 2 days and counting. Separate shooting pain in middle of forearm.
Needs to see your Dr: Unexplained burning pain to your thigh and forearm isn't normal unless you've experienced trauma or other neurological issues from a medical conditions. So, if this has continued over 2 days, it's time to see your doctor and have it examined further. It may or may not be related and a physical and neuro exam will help differentiate if it is or not. ...Read more
3 full body circuit/3 cardio workouts week. Calves and forearm tightness after & during rest NOT during activity. This compartment syndrome? Or creatine
Multifactorial: Exercise associated muscle cramping EAMC is defined as an involuntary, painful contraction of skeletal muscle during or after exercise. May be due to muscle fatigue. You may also have metabolic/fluid and electrolyte disorders. Cramps from extra cellular volume depletion excessive sweating, electrolyte imbalances eg sodium potassium magnesium, calcium. Schedule appt with Dr for labs and Treatment ...Read more
I have off/on severe pain in my right forearm muscle w/o change in activity. It seemed 2 coincide w/my anemia (2x bleeding ulcer) but hasn't left.???
Pain in forearms and hands both sides. Blood test negative for RA. Hardly done enough work or activity to be RSI. Having nutrionist blood tests. Any ideas on what it could be? Had pain for around 2 months now. Muscles not tight. Any ideas?
On monday night slept wrong on my left arm very painfull, hard to lift up, taking ibeprofin and ice on my arm. Wednesday I did alot of activities?
Not sure: What the question actually is, but it isn't uncommon for someone to "sleep in the wrong position" and wake up with an arm or leg or both, painful, numb, and/or hard to move. This usually occurs from something referred to as a compressive/entrapment neuropathy - too much pressure on a nerve. But it's also possible that your damaged some of the muscle or tendons in the area too. ...Read more
My 18 year old son diagnosed with cysts inside his upper arm, should he get them removed? Has pain with physical activity.
CYST ARM: Have him be evaluated by a surgeon for possible removal if it bothers him. Could just be minor or. ...Read more
My 18 year old son was diagnosed with cysts inside is upper arm, should he get them removed? He is in pain with physical activity
Yes: If they are painful and interfere with daily activities then he should have them removed. ...Read more
A number of things: If it is both arms would consider whether it could be a neuropathy or a vascular problem. If this is a "paraplysis" would consider that this could be component of atonia found during certain stages of sleep. Bring up with sleep specialist in that situation so that testing can be performed. ...Read more
I have chest pain in my left side when I take a deep breath or move my left arm or do minimum activity it gets worse what should I do?
Chest pain: This sounds musculoskeletal but you should get checked by a doctor to see what is the problem. ...Read more
The muscles in my right arm randomly quiver and shake. These events do not happen following physical activity. What could be causing this?
I have chronic severe pain in shoulder extends down into arm which often swells with activity am trying rehab but have no relief. Keeps me awake too?
Nerve impingement: Can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. Prevention treatment is always recommended. This condition must be professionally managed. See interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. It is the same as a pinched nerve. ...Read more
My right arm tends to feel numbness in a "L" shape position. Other than that, my arm is ok during sleep or other activity like Pilates and exercise?
I had a emg on my right arm after a car accident. My bicep showed no electrical activity, what's this mean?
You need treatment: That means that your problem must be treated by a physician. ...Read more
Having significant arm/shoulder pain when movIng. I hear popping. Did not do anything that would cause injury besides normal activity. What should I do?
I am getting soreness in my left arm and chest only last a min but ups blood press. Not during activity but sometimes at night or first thing, concern?
Yes: Without knowing your specific medical history and risk factors, it is hard to say but at your age, (possible) anginal pain needs to be evaluate. I recommend seeing your physician soon to have at least an ekg done and possibly a stress test. Of course it could be something nonthreatening like acid relux, muscle pull...But without evaluation, you will never know. Good luck. ...Read more
I have mild to moderate exercised induced angina. Am I right in assuming that I should restrict my activity if I experience arm back, or chest pain as this would indicate possible damage to the cells or tissues of the heart?
Emergency: If you have cardiac pain you should seek help from cardiologist or er to rule out heart attack and protect myocardium from further damage. Do not delay. ...Read more
Why do the muscles in my arm feet sore but I don't work them out or did any activities with them?
Assuming "arm feet:" is "arm feels", you might be firing your mussels inadvertently like a stiff neck.
Stop and do some stretching
R I C E ...Read more
Since Sep 4, have had pain in left wrist on pinky side ONLY during certain activity (like pushups or bicep curls). Extends slightly up arm. Thoughts?
What could cause me to have upper arm pain in both arms mostly at night? Pain that keeps me awake. I'm in good shape and doubt due to activity.
Neck: To involve both arms, unless there really is problem in each arm separately, it is best to explain from the root that goes to both arms and that's the neck. Have your neck examined. When you lay down, the position of your spine changes and could be compressing the nerves that go to both arms. I wish you the best. ...Read more
Left arm feels weird alot. Both my hands feel weird like my motor skills are off when I am doing simple activities. Been studding alot. Pls not als?
I have had pain that moves in my right chest & right lower ribs, radiating down my arm for about 2 + months now. MRI, CTs & X-rays have shown nothing. Started just after when I had pneumonia in Dec. Activity makes it worse. Gabapentin helps a little.
It's not uncommon: During or after any kind of lung infection to have inflammation of the pleura (the outer membrane surrounding the lungs). The pleura are very pain-sensitive. If the pain is adjacent to where your pneumonia was seen or heard, that may be what's going on. Even tho you have symptoms, MRI, CT and x-rays might not necessarily pick this up, Dr. Anne ...Read more
Almst daily suddenly feel like drops of cold liquid landing on skin. Stop activity to find source but Skin dry hand arm foot or leg, 1-2 min. Cause?
I have chest pain, tightness & fullness; that radiates to my left arm, shoulder, neck, jaw and back. It worsens with activity & distress & lying down.
Chest pain, tightness & fullness;:
You provide the symptoms of an ischemia to the heart, or angina (insufficient O2)), or may be an aortic aneurysm of the arch, and arterial hypertension.
I strongly suggest to have an appointment with a primary care Dr. To check your blood pressure, have an EKG in the office, refer you to a cardiologist, for a coronary angiogram, and an MRI of the chest.
With these information, an intelligent treatment will be provided.
Do the Dr. Appointment today, you may have a serious condition. ...Read more
After activity, I had a shooting pain down my left arm, pulsing in two fingers and lightning like pain in both jawsides that went away quickly. Heart?
Be calm and cool: Sharp shooting pains which are transient are not from your heart. So you should not worry. It is not uncommon for healthy people to have an occasional sharp pain which is transient, so it is of no consequence. Sometimes it is worth being patient and wait to worry. If the pains are due to something serious they will come back and be persistent. Then it may be a cause for some worry, not right now! ...Read more
Upper back pain on left side that also causes left arm pain above elbow. I fell 7 months ago and primary doc says muscle. Can my back muscle hurt this long? I can not do physical activities bc of pain
Upper back pain: If the pain has been ongoing for the past seven months and persists despite physical therapy then it is likely not a pulled muscle. Pain that limits physical activities warrants imaging of the cervical and thoracic spine. See a spine specialist to find the cause and to develop a treatment plan. ...Read more