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Causes Of Armpit Cramps
Can the nexplonan rod cause leg cramp. Clot like things to form under armpit and to pass old blood clots?
I am experiencing cramps and a burning sensation in my left arm. A little numbness also. What can cause this and how to fix it?
Left arm pain: You need to have a good evaluation. It could be your heart. A very standard sign of heart problems is left arm pain. Heart not getting enough oxygen. Important to seek help asap. On the other had the pain might be coming from your neck and or shoulder or even your lungs. Need much more information. ...Read more
When I stretch sometimes i'll have a muscle somewhere either in my arm or neck that hurts almost like im getting a cramp what could be the cause?
I’m getting cramps underneath my right breast, it started with cramps on my left arm. Feels like someone is squeezing me, what causes this?
Needs to be checked: It is difficult for us to say what is causing it without detailed history and physical examination. It could be due to inflammation in the chest wall called costochondritis or pain originating in pleura (covering membrane of lungs) if it comes on deep inspiration, or from condition in the lungs. And may be from esophageal spasm or inflammation. Consult your Doctor ...Read more
Itch, burning, cramps, pressure feeling on hands/wrist/lower arm. Cause to this? I have tight shoulder/musles can this be a factor?
I have arm/wrist/hand weakness on my right arm and my forearm cramps up a lot, plus I get spasms in my upper arm. What could cause this?
Spasms and weakness: This could be related to thyroid and/or electrolyte levels (sodium, magnesium, potassium, etc.) but usually this is global not specifically in one arm or leg. You should first be evaluated by a medical professional as this could be a symptom of a nerve root being compressed from a disc, seizure or stroke which could be very serious. Make sure you warm up and stretch to decrease spasms. ...Read more
Can cervical disc buldge in c4-c6 with narrowing cause upper back pain cramp radiating to chest and left arm? Pain in back is like charlie horse.
Can prediabetic neuropathy cause neck muscle cramp, tingling, heel pain and shooting pain in arm, neck and wrist? Or it's more likely to be sth else?
No,: neuropathic pain has a different character. Nerve impingement is more probable and can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc or encroached upon by bony overgrowth. Rec.: see an interventional pain management specialist for further investigation. Someone who is using fluoroscope. ...Read more
Past few days waking up with bad muscle cramps in the armpit and Brest area. Pain continues throughout the day only not as severe. Quite bad at night?
Muscle cramp causes:
Muscle cramps can be caused by many things - overuse/increased activity, muscle strain, being low on fluids, being low on electrolytes like potassium, calcium or magnesium.
It is common for cramps to happen at night and those muscles to be sore the next day.
If things like resting those muscles, heat, stretching or drinking more fluids don't help an examination can evaluate for local problems ...Read more
I've had a very strong muscle cramp under my armpit and down my side. I can't take a deep breath, and it hurts for a few minutes. What could this be?
Several things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. ...Read more
I have cubical tunnel syndrome. I had a cramp from my little finger upto my armpit. Is that normal to get cramps or a pain like that?
Yes it can happen: Cubital tunnel syndrome is what entrapping the ulnar nerve is called at the level of the elbow. Pain, numbness, tingling, and weakness in the areas of the 4th and 5th fingers of the hand as well as other hand functions and sensations are compromised to varying degrees depending upon severity of the entrapment and whether or not it's acute vs. Chronic. ...Read more
Last period was 4 days very light barely needed tampon usual 1-2 heavy days neg hpt lite cramps headache weepy hungry bloated sore under armpit prego?
Take a test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. If you were pregnant the hormone level would rise enough for detection. ...Read more
I am 2 mos late from period, I have really sore right breast near armpit, cramps, nausea, neg pregnant tests. If I'm not pregnant what could this be?
Hormone imbalance: It sounds as if you likely have a hormone imbalance. Estrogen and Progesterone have to work in the correct ratio to each other in order to have a normal cycle. If you have a sore breast near your armpit, I recommend you see a doctor for an exam and history, in this way he/she can examine the breast and help you to understand why you may be missing your cycle. Best luck, . ...Read more
Sometimes flexion of random body part (middle finger, foot, upper arm), causes painful spasm. Often get "stuck" in crampy flexion. What is this?
Cramps, constipation, always really tired, itchy nipples and boobs are sore on the sides by armpits, 2 days late. Pregnant?
Hard to tell: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more
I had last menstrual cycle on february 20, 2014. I am having breast tenderness near armpits and cramps on left side. 4 negative pregnancy tests?
Exam: I think this warrants a physical exam by a physician, either a gynecologist, family medicine doctor or internist. You want to make sure that there are no lumps, swollen lymph nodes or other reasons that could be serious for this breast pain. It's likely due to hormones, but always always check things out when it comes to breast pain. Could be related to cramping, but could also be independent. ...Read more