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Can Tietze Costochondritis Syndrome Cause Tingling In Arm And Hands
29yrs old with Pain in my left arm, hand &fingers also sharp pain on left side of chest. What else could it be besides Costochondritis?
To ER: Other than cardiac disease which will worsen with exertion and also cause shortness of breath, it could be radicular pain from a cervical level. If you haven't been evaluated by a physician, you should be seen ASAP. Sharp chest pain isn't typical for cardiac disease, but women have atypical symptoms. Even young people can have heart disease. Why take a chance? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was diagnosed with costochondritis august 2013 and now my left arm and face tingles sometimes could that be the cause have heart workup it's normal?
Could upper endoscopy w/ dilation cause Costochondritis. I have had chest/back pain & tingling/cold sensations since I had it 2mths ago. How long last?
Coughing: If you had some violent coughing during the procedure (I am guessing you were sedated and would't necessarily remember. Endoscopy can also cause retching. Coughing or retching violently could strain the cartilage in the chest wall, resulting in costochondritis. the treatment is aspirin or motrin. It can linger on, 6 months would not be surprising. ...Read more
Can someone have long-term costochondritis and if so is there usually another underlying cause that should be addressed? It feels like my chest (left) pops when I move my arm a certain way.
Yes, not uncommon: Millions of folks suffer from this annoying condition and in a sizable number the condition can become long term. Learning to manage pain with anti inflammatory agents, heat, and avoiding physical movement that may precipitate the pain, are the key elements. ...Read more
I got diagnosed with costochondritis but where else can this cause pain I feel pain in my jaw shoulders neck and both arms. I'm going thru a big flu 2
Sometimes the flu: Can be associated with generalized muscle aches and joint pains. If after the flu resolves and the pains do not get better, see you physician to rule out other possibilities which are multiple. ...Read more
My sciatica flare up and costochondritis type symptoms seem to go hand in hand, any nerve type link between the two issues?
What to do if I have bad like a tumour or something - but on the other hand I read about costochondritis and maybe this is more likely?
Probable correct: The ribs of the chest wall all converge on the breast bone or sternum. The actual attachment for the ribs which end 1-2 inches from the breast bone is a rib shaped segment of cartilage called the costo chondral junction. When this becomes inflamed, it is painful and bulges in that local area. Anti inflammatories can help ...Read more
Bad like a tumour or something - but on the other hand I read about costochondritis and maybe this is more likely, what do you recommend?
I was just diagnosed with costochondritis and wonder why my left arm aches so much when my chest hurts?
Referred pain?: The aching in your left arm may be "referred pain" - i.e. Because of the way the nervous system works, the problem is in your chest wall, but you perceive pain in your left arm. It's also possible that there is something else going on in your neck or your arm. ...Read more
No. These are-: -not related at all, but 2 separate entities. If a big concern C Ur PCP 4 an eval. ...Read more
L costochondritis pain down left arm 2 mnth history severe8-9/10 pain even when using tramal 50MG diclofenac 50MG and stilpane 3×daily is this normal?
Pain in chest near armpit. Slightly swollen. Told prob costochondritis. Starting to have pain/tingling inside of arm down to pointer finger. Thoughts?
Radiculopathy: 20 yo female w. "chest-armpit" pain & associated radial nerve radiculopathy describes a process occurring in region of brachial neural plexus. This could be a musculoskeletal disorder like Thoracic Outlet Syndrome or an evolving inflammatory process. The latter would best be evaluated sooner than later. See a primary care physician; urgently if there is feverishness or arm/hand weakness. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with costochondritis, is it normal to wake up numb all over the body, not being able to move my arms or legs? It starts as a numbing, then as it progresses I cannot move my arms, or legs. I tend to lose speech abilities as well.
Costochondritis: Costochondritis is inflammation of the cartilage that attaches the ribs to the breastbone. It is a common cause for chest pain. The condition normally is not dangerous and can resolved with or without treatment. You may have costochrondritis, but it should not be the cause of you to loose your speech ability, become numb and to be unable to move your extremities. These symptoms could be due to a more serious neurological problem. If you are experiencing progressive inability to move your limbs, I recommend that you get emergency care. ...Read more
Pinching dull pain left breast and left arm, comes and goes. Normal EKG tread. Could it be costochondritis or pinched nerve in neck? Also hern disc.
2nd opinion: If your ekg is normal, and treadmill and you have a history of costochondritis, then you may benefit from having a neuromusculoskeletal examination (nmm) done by a do, who can check, correlate your pinched nerve to your rib issues, and the dull pain in the left breast and arm while checking your neck out too. Not sure where herniation is, but they can check it out too! It's worth it, and related. ...Read more
Symptoms today are horrible indigestion, numb arm, shortness of breath, feeling weak. I have costochondritis. Is this normal? Heart attack?
Doubt it, but...: No one symptom definitively indicates a heart attack is or is not in progress (many people make the fatal mistake of waiting out atypical heart pain). In fact, "heart pain" is often indistinguishable from esophageal, pericardial, mediastinal, gastric, & chest wall distress. By the same token, where in your gut you have problems may result in very different sensations. See doctor to be reassured. ...Read more
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