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What may cause arm pain?

What may cause arm pain?

So many things: There are so many causes. They include problems with the joints, muscles, tendons. One can get arm pain from a pinched nerve in the neck or in the bundle of nerves at the top of the arm called the brachial plexus. People who have heart attacks often experience pain in their left arm (although occ the right). Overworked or strained muscles can cause arms pain. Pinched nerves in the elbow or wrist. ...Read more

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What causes severe arm pain?

See below: Many things can cause these symptoms. You need to see your doctor. He/she whill perform a thorough examination to see what's going on and tell you what to do about it. ...Read more

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What might be causing my weird arm pain?

Not enough info: You need to see your doctor, who will examine you and possibly do tests. ...Read more

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What causes under arm pain?

Can have multiple. .: causes. Bruise, muscle strain, allergic rash or dermatitis, infection & more. B evaluated by Ur PCP. ...Read more

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Arm pain and nick pain i also have diabets?

What's the question?: Ok so you have neck and arm pain and possibly diabetes. What is your question? ...Read more

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Arm pain after sneezing?

Maybe a disk problem: If the pain goes to the arm below the shoulder it may be a ruptured (herniated) disk in your neck. If you also have nerve symptoms (numbness, tingling, weakness) it is even more likely. If the pain continues or worsens, see your primary provider or a spinal specialist. ...Read more

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Left arm pain and dizziness?

See below: At your age neck pain that runs down the arm with or without spasms and heaviness sounds like a pinched nerve in the neck. This is usually caused by a protruding disc or bone spur touching one of your spinal nerves as it leaves your neck. Sometimes arm pain could be related to your heart or other conditions. See your physician soon for workup. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause left arm pain?

Can anxiety cause left arm pain?

Can cause all pain: Not only can anxiety cause left arm pain but it can cause right arm and leg, left leg, neck, shoulder, & ankle pains as well. Get the idea? However, doctors are trained to take a complaint like that & FIRST make sure there's nothing NON-psychological that could be responsible which is more often than not the case. You may be surprised that there's relief for your pain if you'd visit your doctor. ...Read more

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Burning shoulder neck and arm pain?

Burning shoulder neck and arm pain?

Pinched nerve: Neck pain that runs down the arm or shoulder with or without numbness and tingling sounds like a pinched nerve in the neck. This is usually caused by a protruding disc or bone spur touching one of your spinal nerves as it leaves your neck. This can often improve on it's own with rest and anti-inflammatories, but if your pain lasts greater than one week or gets worse see your physician. ...Read more

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What could be a major arm pain in both arms?

What could be a major arm pain in both arms?

Cervical disc: A central bulging disc can put pressure on the nerve to both arms giving you your findings. You need to see a spine surgeon. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of left jaw/arm pain?

May be important: The most worrisome cause is angina, meaning insufficient blood flow to the heart; it could be insufficient blood flow to the arteries to the left jaw and arm when activity increases and more blood is needed (peripheral vascular disease) - also important; or it may be fibromyalgia or other chronic pain syndrome -- not worrisome. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor sees somebody for arm pain?

What kind of doctor sees somebody for arm pain?

See PCP first: Start with your primary care physician. However, if it is sudden and associated with any chest discomfort, shortness of breath, or nausea, seek immediate evaluate at an emergency room. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of arm pain?

What's the best treatment to get rid of arm pain?

Depends: First find the cause, then worry about getting rid of, many causes, some are serious. ...Read more

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What is best for shoulder pain and under arm pain?

Shoulder pain: The best is to find the etiology and solve the pain after treatment or self management. Shoulder pain is one of the symptoms from many different etiologies. ...Read more

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Nocturnal left arm pain with a lump in the arm pit?

Infection?: A lump in the armpit can be caused by several different things, one of which is infection. Do you notice lumps anywhere else on your body, particularly your neck or groin? Do you have any skin rashes or changes on your arm? Given your age, other causes of this lump and pain, although possible, are less likely. ...Read more

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Left arm pain and anxiety is stressing me out. Help?

Left arm pain and anxiety is stressing me out. Help?

Several things: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you. ...Read more

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What causes arm pain from the elbow down to the wrist?

What causes arm pain from the elbow down to the wrist?

Nerve intrapment: You need a good physical exam by your doctor and possibly nerve conduction study, but this sounds a bit like cubital tunnel syndrome, where ulnar nerve is compressed and causes dull or shooting pain down the arm. ...Read more

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How do steroids work when given for shoulder/arm pain?

Anti-inflamatory: Steroids reduce prostaglandin levels . This is a chemical your body makes when its injured. Its what makes the joint swollen and painful. Steroids are injected directly in to a joint to optimize its effectiveness. ...Read more

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Could a virus cause severe shoukder blade and arm pain?

Could a virus cause severe shoukder blade and arm pain?

Not usually: That sounds like a musculoskeletal problem, not a viral infection. The exception would be shingles, which could give you shoulder and arm pain in the setting of a rash with blisters. ...Read more

Arm Pain (Definition)

Arm pain can mean many things. See a hand or ...Read more