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Doctor insights on: Bicep Pain When Raising Arm

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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. ________________________. ...Read more

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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

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Im 33 years old and recently I have been having some pain in my right chest area and in my right arm near the bicep what could this be?

Shoulder problem?: Pain in the area around the shoulder can be tendenitis or bursitis in the shoulder, and in a young person is the most likely, but there are many other possibilities. If it is severe or persistent, see you doctor for help. ...Read more

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My arm has been bothering me. There is a sharp pain in the bicep and shoulder area. I can not lift my arm too far up or swing it around.

Arm pain: Pain can have many causes. Hard to say what this pain may be from, but the weakness is concerning. This could be an inflammation of the nerves in your shoulder causing the pain and weakness, something called brachial neuritis. If there is no trauma, then this is something that needs to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Might have pushed my biceps too hard today, my arm suddenly went funny, numb and hot. Looks smaller than the other and there's no pain. Should i be concerned?

Might have pushed my biceps too hard today, my arm suddenly went funny, numb and hot. Looks smaller than the other and there's no pain. Should i be concerned?

Possibly: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more