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Tremors In hands, weak upper arms, kinda weak in legs, dizziness, weight loss, vision off, tingling in feet, stiff fingers.Post viral? Got mri, not ms

Tremors In hands, weak upper arms, kinda weak in legs, dizziness, weight loss, vision off, tingling in feet, stiff fingers.Post viral? Got mri, not ms

Please keep: looking for the cause. Lots of possibilities Blood sugar? Neurological? Thyroid? Please stay w/your doc but ask about seeing a specialist. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Would breaking the nerve across the chest lead to losing muscle mass in the upper arms? Would the same be true for the nerves and muscles down front?

Would breaking the nerve across the chest lead to losing muscle mass in the upper arms? Would the same be true for the nerves and muscles down front?

Unlikely.: The nerves that supply the arms run through the brachial plexus, a network of nerves that run from the neck spinal cord through the axilla (near pit of the arm). If these were severed, loss of function and atrophy of the arm muscles would occur. No nerves that supply the arm run on the front of the chest. This area only has nerves to the skin, & nerve damage would result in numbness in the skin. ...Read more

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Was diagnosed with a isoechoic circumscribed solid mass in upper arm. Internal vascularity present. What does it mean?

Was diagnosed with a isoechoic circumscribed solid mass in upper arm. Internal vascularity present.
What does it mean?

The report: should include possibilities for the mass seen on ultrasound. Soft, solid, masses often represent fatty tumors (lipomas). However, ultrasound can be limited when it comes to determining what a soft tissues mass is composed of or what structures it involves. Often, MRI is needed to clarify. ...Read more

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Extremely painful hard upper arm mass, not visible been there for many months no injury hot to touch hurts/hard to move arm. Pain spreading down arm. ?

Extremely painful hard upper arm mass, not visible been there for many months no injury hot to touch hurts/hard to move arm. Pain spreading down arm. ?

Abscess?: I would urge you to see your family doctor and let him/her examine this painful, hard, upper arm mass. He/she may be able to treat it themselves or should know which specialist to refer you to get it resolved. Do not put this off any longer. Call the office first thing in the morning. Best wishes. ...Read more

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My son, age 18, has large broken capillaries, around his upper thighs and upper arms. He lifts weights. Cause? Cure?

My son, age 18, has large broken capillaries, around his upper thighs and upper arms. He lifts weights. Cause? Cure?

See your doc: To do an exam to rule out disorders other than the trauma of weight lifting. Work out may need to be modified. Celebrate your healthy body w/or w/out a six-pack. Some folks use horse chestnut supplements for vascular integrity to strengthen vessels. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What causes pain inn my upper arms especially when I am in bed at night?

What causes pain inn my upper arms especially when I am in bed at night?

Maybe from: Your neck. Maybe a pinched nerve. Consider sleeping without a pillow, laying your head flat, or replacing your pillow for one that supports your neck without tilting your head forward. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Sometimes when i breathe it causes pain in my upper arms, why?

Sometimes when i breathe it causes pain in my upper arms, why?

Pain arising: in the ANTERIOR chest (like the STERNUM or breastbone cartilages (cost-condritis) often radiates to both arms! Just a thought! Hope it's hepful Dr Z ...Read more