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Right arm - can only lift it side ways up to my shoulders and the pain is just below it. When I twist/rotate my arm the pian Iinthe bicep area.

Right arm - can only lift it side ways up to my shoulders and the pain is just below it. When I twist/rotate my arm the pian Iinthe bicep area.

Adhesive Tendinitis: Frozen Shoulder or Adhesive capsulitis? Any histroy of injury or Diabetes? See a godo Orthopedics doc who soecializes iN SHOULDERS. Get an MRI as well ...Read more

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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?

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?

Varies: There are several possibilities including an ulnar abutment syndrome or a TFCC injury. You may just want to try abounding positions that aggravate it and give it some time and possibly an antiinflammatory. If it does not get better, don't hesitate to be seen. ...Read more

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I fell and landed on one hand, now I fell pain in the side of my wrist and hand, and when I flex I feel pain up the middle of my arm and into my bicep?

I fell and landed on one hand, now I fell pain in the side of my wrist and hand, and when I flex I feel pain up the middle of my arm and into my bicep?

Need exam, xray: Please go see your doctor for an exam and xray if indicated, that is a common way to fracture your radius bone called a Colles fracture. ...Read more

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Can not bend or straighten arm with Palm side up without tremendous pain in biceps elbow &forearm. Can not touch shoulder at all. No injury or trauma?

Can not bend or straighten arm with Palm side up without tremendous pain in biceps elbow &forearm. Can not touch shoulder at all. No injury or trauma?

Needs seen: Cannot say for certain w/o exam. But absent injury/trauma, may be a tendonitis / bursitis type of inflammatory condition that is causing pain. Depending on risk factors, might be an infection in/near the shoulder. All should be examined by your Dr to clarify source and prescribe proper treatment. ...Read more

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Experiencing pinching pain around left & now right bicep, pain coming from sides of neck (on the bottom) radiates to upper left & right arm. Ideas? Should add: haven't lifted anything heavy. Going through pms (period in 2 days) haven't slept weird

Experiencing pinching pain around left & now right bicep, pain coming from sides of neck (on the bottom) radiates to upper left & right arm. Ideas? Should add: haven't lifted anything heavy. Going through pms (period in 2 days) haven't slept weird

Muscular pain: PMS?: The drop in estrogen (main female hormone) which occurs 48-72 hours prior to the onset of menstrual bleeding, can cause emotional stress (PMS) which can lead to subconscious contractions of neck and shoulder muscles, for example. Consult with your health provider about the use of low dose oral contraceptive, which have a much lower content of estrogen, and may assist in reducing your symptoms. ...Read more

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Can ulnar nerve pain cause bicep and tricep pain? Also have pain on both sides of elbow/wrist. Carpal tunnel was released on same arm 4 months ago.

Can ulnar nerve pain cause bicep and tricep pain? Also have pain on both sides of elbow/wrist. Carpal tunnel was released on same arm 4 months ago.

May not be ulnar: The ulnar nerve can cause pain through out its distribution in your arm, but your pain does not fit only ulnar pain. Carpal tunnel syndrome is related to your median nerve. To have both median nerve and ulnar nerve issues, you most likely have an issue upstream of those nerves not specifically with the median or ulnar, either brachial plexus issue or cervical radiculopathy. Emg should be done. ...Read more

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Left arm just on the top side from my bicep and all down to my fingers sore to touch feels like sunburn, also in shoulder blade, under armpit, arm aching?

Left arm just on the top side from my bicep and all down to my fingers sore to touch feels like sunburn, also in shoulder blade, under armpit, arm aching?

Possible allergy: The description of left arm shoulder blade and armpit, aching s-like sunburn aching suggests that it may be either allergic reaction to prolonged exposure to sun, poison ivy or some infection is coming up. See your doctor, get examined and treatment. In the meantime you apply hydrocortisone ointment to left arm ...Read more

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What would cause burning pain in left shoulderblade, under armpit in left rib cage along bra line, under left breast, and in left side arm near bicep?

What would cause burning pain in left shoulderblade, under armpit in left rib cage along bra line, under left breast, and in left side arm near bicep?

Burning pain:
Have you experienced a rash in that same area? You are describing the pain that one sees with shingles. The pain will follow the path of a nerve affected by the reactivation of the virus that causes Chicken Pox. ...Read more

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Hey, my elbow and bicep hurt when I hyper extend it. It hurts the worse in the morning.?

Hey, my elbow and bicep hurt when I hyper extend it. It hurts the worse in the morning.?

Elbow, tendon, muscl: It is not clear at this point. There are different things we consider. Sometimes this can be tennis elbow. Is the lateral side of your elbow tender. We see this in tennis elbow. It can be worse when you resist dorsiflexion of the hand. The biceps muscle attaches about the elbow and the biceps tendon is actually in the shoulder, thus this tendon is not involved. ...Read more

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My elbow was replace but now I am my elbow is on his place but it still pain when I bend my elbow. It start paining from near my bicep side..

Follow up: I would make a followup appointment to discuss with your surgeon. It could be related to some scar tissue in the area and might respond to for ther therapy. A good checkup and xray to ensure the replacement itself is in good position and is functioning like it should be would be a good place to start. ...Read more

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Should I rest my biceps after arm workouts and before I bench press?

Should I rest my biceps after arm workouts and before I bench press?

Yes: Yes. Rotate your weight workouts. Bench press works your pecs but also your triceps so a rest before bench after arm workouts is a good idea. ...Read more

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Pain in upper arm when raise arm sideways and bend arm, what could that be? Feel pain like in the bicep area.

Pain in upper arm when raise arm sideways and bend arm, what could that be? Feel pain like in the bicep area.

Impingement syndrome: Impingement syndrome is most common cause. This refers to an impingement that can occur between a subacromial bone spur and either a rotator cuff muscles or the biceps; it can sometimes lead to a complete tear of one or more of those structures. I would not hesitate to be seen for it. ...Read more

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Why is it when I flex my biceps my arm goes numb?

? pinched nerve.: You could possess a nerve compression at the elbow posteriorly at the cubital tunnel ("funny bone"), or anteriorly at antecubital fossa (pronator syndrome of median nerve). All depends whether you bend at the elbow to flex. If persistent, get this evaluated. ...Read more

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Lump near bicep on crease of arm?

Lump near bicep on crease of arm?

Injury?: Did you injure it? It could actually be a tendon rupture of the biceps itself if you injured it. If no injury, there are multiple potential causes such as a lipoma, inflamed node, epidermis if cyst to name a few. Don't hesitate to be seen for it. ...Read more

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My biceps hurt and I can't stretch my arms?

My biceps hurt and I can't stretch my arms?

See an orthopedist: You could be developing tendinitis, strain or partial tearing of the biceps insertion in the upper part of your forearm bone (where the bicpes inserts onto the radial tuberosity). Avoiding bicpes exercises or reducing the intensity would be a good start. Antiinflammatories, ice to the area may be helpful adjuncts. If pain persisits see an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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How can I get stronger arms and bigger biceps?

Big Guns: These exercises help to build arm muscle: push downs, pin presses, dumbbell wrist curls, dips, rolling extensions, barbell wrist curls, preacher curls, chin ups, lying barbell triceps extensions, thick grip curls, concentration curls ; lying dumbbell triceps extensions.
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How much is arm-wrestling an actual measure of bicep strength?

How much is arm-wrestling an actual measure of bicep strength?

Partially: There are many muscles (including the biceps) in arm wrestling. Use of all of them contribute to the ability to perform. Example is your shoulder muscles which must stabilize the arm during the effort, etc. ...Read more

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I have a large lump on my left bicep and it hurts only when I touch or flex my arm it has been there 4days?

I have a large lump on my left bicep and it hurts only when I touch or flex my arm it has been there 4days?

Biceps Swelling: Possibilities include infection, hematoma (accumulated blood), ruptured biceps tendon, ruptured bursa (if it is close to the joint) or many others.
Please see your doctor asp. Be well. ...Read more