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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Burning Tingling Tricep

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more


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Tingling pain in my Triceps very bothersome. Recent and comes and goes. What could be the reason and how to treat it?

Tingling pain in my Triceps very bothersome. Recent and comes and goes. What could be the reason and how to treat it?

Tendonitis/neuritis: Due to compression or overuse. Try OTC antiinflammatory medicnes. Bioflex cream and refrain from working out for 1 week. If not improved, see private M.D. ...Read more

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I have a burning sensation under my right arm going to my triceps! What is that?

I have a burning sensation under my right arm going to my triceps! What is that?

Neuritis: Probably an inflamed nerve from compression or overuse. I suggest OTC anti-inflammatory medication and a medical exam. ...Read more

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When I workout in the gym and does triceps exercises like "tricep pushdown" I feel like tickling or/and tingling on my penis head. What can it be?

When I workout in the gym and does triceps exercises like "tricep pushdown" I feel like tickling or/and tingling on my penis head. What can it be?

Not related: Workouts involving the upper body should have no effect on the genitalia. I would recommend you see your primary care physician to check for other conditions. ...Read more

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I have a pain in my tricep and left side of abdomen happening at the same time. The tricep is a burning feeling and the stomach is like a quick stab?

I have a pain in my tricep and left side of abdomen happening at the same time. The tricep is a burning feeling and the stomach is like a quick stab?

Nondiagnostic: This is a nondiagnostic symptoms with 2 diverse areas of the body involved. Quick stabbing sensations are signs of pinching of a nerve and the transient burning sensation in the upper arm at the same time may be a referred symptom from the abdominal stabs. For example chest pain from heart disorders may have associated arm discomfort as chest and arm sensory areas are close in the brain.? See MD ...Read more

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I have numbness/tingling on the right tricep area. There is also muscle pain periodically. I play tennis with no problem freq. No other symptons?

I have numbness/tingling on the right tricep area. There is also muscle pain periodically. I play tennis with no problem freq. No other symptons?

Radiculopathy: Numbness is typically a symptom with a neurological basis. Among one of the possible causes of what you are describing is a C7 radiculopathy, which typically stems from an irritation of the sentry cervical nerve root in the neck. There are other possible causes as well. Don't hesitate to be seen and examined for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What nerve (s) innervate the shoulder/tricep/top of forearm and ring/pinky fingers? Arm is burning and tight, fatigues easily after use. Pinched nerve?

What nerve (s) innervate the shoulder/tricep/top of forearm and ring/pinky fingers? Arm is burning and tight, fatigues easily after use. Pinched nerve?

See below: Digits 4 and 5 involve ulnar nerve, most of shoulder girdle involves upper brachial plexus (c-5, 6), triceps radial nerve or c-7, but you may be experiencing lower plexus issues, caused by thoracic outlet syndrome. Worth exploring further, as diagnosis could lead to successful treatment. ...Read more

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Right shoulder and entire arm burning-muscle/fatigue type pain through tricep and top of forearm when used, with weakness in ring and pinky fingers?

Low cervical prob: Either of 2 possibilities. 1) ulnar nerve compression in the arm or elbow; this would cause numb ring (4) and pinky (5) with weakness in grip. 2) low cervical nerve pressure; would cause symptoms of triceps and forearm and numbness in fingers 4&5. Good exam likely to differentiate, but if in question MRI or emg/nerve conductions would be helpful. ...Read more

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What could cause burning and tingling in the feet?

What could cause burning and tingling in the feet?

Most likely two: Things, either neuropathy (inflammations of the nerves) or you may have neuroma in the foot. ...Read more

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What can cause sudden burning tingling of skin with heat?

What can cause sudden burning tingling of skin with heat?

Heat rash: Could be a reaction due to release of histamine. If there is rash it could be heat induced urticaria. If you are taking tetracycline or doxycycline this could cause it too. ...Read more

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Can sinus issues cause burning and tingling in one part of head?

Can sinus issues cause burning and tingling in one part of head?

Sinusitis: This is not a typical sinus symptom which usually consists of pain with associated nasal congestion and drainage of mucus. Neuralgia, which is an irritation/inflammation of a superficial nerve in the forehead, is more likely. It's not serious and usually resolves in a few days. See your MD if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

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What causes tingling, numbness and a burning sensation on the left side of the body?

What causes tingling, numbness and a burning sensation on the left side of the body?

Focal symptoms: Could be a migraine aura, possible transient cerebral ischemia, a focal sensory seizure, and if left arm only, maybe cardiac issue. Sometimes following certain strokes, a focal pain issue with ensue. A focal process in neck could result in unilateral issues in arm and leg. Best to get such problems examined and diagnosed. ...Read more

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Can burning and tingling sensations all over the body be caused by anxiety and stress?

Anxiety?: Sure, if medical causes or effects of medications are ruled out. ...Read more

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What causes burning and tingling in feet?

What causes burning and tingling in feet?

Neuropathy: Sounds like neuropathic pain. Peripheral neuropathy of various causes, including diabetes, prediabetes, alcoholism and B12 deficiency, can be experienced as burning and tingling in feet. It would be a good idea for you to be checked by a doctor. ...Read more

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What causes tingling burning sensation on left side of the body?

What causes tingling burning sensation on left side of the body?

Need details: If the symptoms are indeed involving left face, left arm, left chest and left leg, then the problem is likely in right brain. See a neurologist. ...Read more

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What could cause a sharp, burning and tingling pain in the outside and just below my right patella that is felt only when kneeling?

What could cause a sharp, burning and tingling pain in the outside and just below my right patella that is felt only when kneeling?

Patella tendonitis?: This can be from inflammation of the patella tendon, it can be from arthritis under the knee cap, it can be from a skin neuroma in that area but all things can be improved if you get examined and the correct diagnosis.
An orthopaedic surgeon would be an appropriate person to help you.
Good luck. ...Read more

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Lately in the evening every night I get this tingling burning feeling under my left shoulder blade, usually I am doing something what can cause ths?

Lately in the evening every night I get this tingling burning feeling under my left shoulder blade, usually I am doing something what can cause ths?

The something: Your synopsis states that you have a sensation after you are doing something. Clearly "something" seems to be triggering your discomfort. Stop doing "it" and see if the "something" resolves itself. You may have a trigger point and a physical therapist might be helpful to you. ...Read more

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What causes tingling, burning, numbness, pain in hands?

What causes tingling, burning, numbness, pain in hands?

See below: There are several common causes of hand numbness. The most common cause is carpal tunnel, but you may also can neuropathy. See your physician for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Why does pericardial effusion caused tingling/burning feeling on chest?

Why does pericardial effusion caused tingling/burning feeling on chest?

Heart no pain fibers: All the pain fibers in the Pericardium. Pain is the autonomic nervous system telling you something is not right. The pericardium is inflamed and nerves send signals to brain. Pericardial effus not necessarily blood. ...Read more

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How common is piriformis syndrome? Can it cause neuropathic symptoms too such as numbness, tingling, burning?

Fairly uncommon: It is a disorder that is fairly difficult to diagnose without injections and thought to be relatively uncommon. It is a cause of sciatic nerve compression and can cause all the symptoms you mentioned ...Read more

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What causes burning numbness and tingling pain in the neck? When my neck is like that I can't handle it. Please help

What causes burning numbness and tingling pain in the neck? When my neck is like that I can't handle it. Please help

Several items: If spinal cord is irritated by flexion or extension of neck, this can trigger electrical shock-like sensations due to posterior column of spinal cord reaction. May be seen with B-12 deficiency, Multiple sclerosis, cervical stenosis, etc., and needs to be assessed, as there could be risk to spinal cord integrity. Annoying symptoms, but a warning to heed from your body. ...Read more

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What would cause a crawling, tingling, itchy, and burning feeling under your skin and in your muscles throughout your body?

What would cause a crawling, tingling, itchy, and burning feeling under your skin and in your muscles throughout your body?

Fibromyalgia allergy: The symptoms can be related to fibromyalgia, other times of allergic skin disease, and sometimes underlying medical problems. You will need a full evaluation to help clarify why you have the symptoms ...Read more

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My index toe is burning and tingling after wearing a specific peer flip-flops. I am not wearing the shoes anymore but what causes this?

It is probably...: The sandal. The strap part of the sandal can rub on the nerves that innervate the toe. If there is enough trauma to the nerve, you can experience symptoms of burning and tingling. Discontinuing wearing of the sandal should cause the symptoms to go away. ...Read more

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What causes redness and swelling, tingling, burning, and itching in my hand?

What causes redness and swelling, tingling, burning, and itching in my hand?

HAND ITCH: Only one hand? How long had it been. It could be something you are in contact with. New soap? Work materials? Gloves? Hobbies? Be a detective. Do you take any oral medications? ...Read more

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Pain on top of foot, burning & tingling, radiates up outter leg almost feels like electrical sensation, what's the cause?

Pain on top of foot, burning & tingling, radiates up outter leg almost feels like electrical sensation, what's the cause?

Many possibilities: Unfortunately, the process of getting sensation from your foot to your brain has many steps, and as such there are many things that can go wrong. Some possibilities include pinched peroneal nerve at the knee, pinched nerve root in the lower spine, irritation in the spinal cord itself, or a problem in the brain. A neurologist can help localize the problem and determine an effective treatment. ...Read more

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What causes burning, tingling, and pain in my legs. It started in my left leg and is starting to spread into my thigh.?

What causes burning, tingling, and pain in my legs. It started in my left leg and is starting to spread into my thigh.?

See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What can cause burning and tingling in my groin down my leg to my feet?

What can cause burning and tingling in my groin down my leg to my feet?

Sciatica: This sounds like your sciatic nerve is the cause of the pain as it runs down the back of the leg to the foot. If you sit with your legs stretched straight out in front of you and raise your leg pulling your toes toward you and the pain gets worse it is the sciatic nerve. If the pain continues or worsens seek medical attention. ...Read more

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If a person is gluten intolerant can eating gluten cause tingling and burning in the legs and feet?

If a person is gluten intolerant can eating gluten cause tingling and burning in the legs and feet?

Yes: Gluten intolerance leads to malabsorption of some vitamins and minerals. Vit B12 deficiency can lead to neurologic symptoms you have described. ...Read more

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Seeing neuro for chronic foot burning, skin burning, tingling. Never had B12 checked but been on 110ug daily for a year- cud it still be low? Causes?

Seeing neuro for chronic foot burning, skin burning, tingling. Never had B12 checked but been on 110ug daily for a year- cud it still be low? Causes?

It could: It could still be low because some people have difficulty with absorption through the stomach and need to get shots to bypass it so you should still get the level checked. The bad news is that if you have a sensory motor neuropathy the list of causes is enormous and hepatitis c is on that list. The treatment to reverse it is removal of the offending agent which may or may not be possible ...Read more

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Could a pinched nerve in the neck cause burning across shoulders and tingling in both arms?

Could a pinched nerve in the neck cause burning across shoulders and tingling in both arms?

Cervical Spine: Yes. Have you suffered any trauma? Specifically any neck injury? HYou show long have you had symptoms? You need to see a neurologist who will probably order an MRI of your cervical spine if further information suggests cervical disc pathology. ...Read more

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What kind of diseases could cause burning and tingling in the feet? I also wake up with very dry mouth

What kind of diseases could cause burning and tingling in the feet? I also wake up with very dry mouth

Neuropathy plus: Dry mouth means diabetes until proven otherwise. Also check B12, thyroid, B6 levels. Get a neurologist involved if you have not figured things out after these initial steps. ...Read more

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I have postpartum depression. Does that cause burning/tingling sensation in the head? Is it bad? Really scared. Plz help

I have postpartum depression. Does that cause burning/tingling sensation in the head? Is it bad? Really scared. Plz help

Talk to your doctor: It is important to seek treatment from a mental health provider with specialization in treating postpartum mood and anxiety disorders.

Many women need a combined treatment approach with medication and therapy. ...Read more