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Causes Of Tricep Ache
Im voltaren (diclofenac) on left tricep, has hard lump, really sore. I read that im voltaren (diclofenac) can cause necrosis. My whole body is also sore like with fm. Necrosis?
I get dull aches, mostly on the left side of my chest. I sometimes get a "poking" feeling in my middle tricep. I alsoget occasional slight headches. I got myself checked thricein three weeks but found nothing. What should I do?
Need more info: What exactly where done for your evaluation within 3 weeks? As stated in earlier posts, cardiac cause is of concern, but if you've had negative blood work, stress test, ekg, xray, then perhaps it maybe something else causing your symptoms. Are your symptoms starting from your head/neck and radiate down to your chest/arm? Or are you having chest/arm pain and occasionally headache? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Tendonitis: When people have problems with their muscles, the trouble spots are usually where the muscle turns into tendon and inserts on the bone. The triceps originates from the shoulder and the humerus bone and inserts on the ulnar bone in the elbow. I suspect that you may have strained the muscle at those two points. Sometimes, problems with the shoulder itself can cause pain in the triceps. See a doc. ...Read more
Strain vs bruise: Pain and soreness about your triceps is most likely do to an injury or overuse problem. You can sustain a bruise with direct blunt trauma, a partial tear or strain with resisted force injury (too heavy a weight or too many repetitions past point of fatigue). A thorough orthopaedic evaluation is warranted if your symptoms are not steadily resolving over the course of a week. ...Read more
Possibly CT: While asleep you might fold your wrists forward and pinch the median nerve in the palm side of the wrist, i.e., arouse symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. Try wearing cock-up wrist splints to bed and review your daily activities for repetative stress to your wrists, i.e., repetative turning or bending. Take extra b- vitamins, which are reputed to help the nerve irritation of ct. ...Read more
Subsequent to doing pushups and pullups, my lower triceps near the elbow are sore. Is that normal?
5 days after arms workout, my triceps are still very sore and it's not easing up. Is there anything I can do?
Move slowly: How long have you been working out? Did you increase your weight significantly.? If your triceps are just equally sore, you could,probably start again with a lower weight. However, if you are feeling pain, you probably should wait to lift until you see your doctor if it continues. ...Read more
Dull ache in upper left arm in tricep area, came on after i sat down after doing work where I use my arms a lot, what could it be?
I have a dull ache in my arms mostly around the shoulder and upper triceps area. I swim every night at moderate pace are these two things correlated?
Method: Check your method , or have a trainer review with you. ...Read more
5 weeks ago woke up searing shoulder blade, tricep & neck pain. Its 70% less; end of day i really ache elbow throbs tricep feels weakened. Any clues?
Chest sore when hunched laying on stomach. Have back knots come and go. Same in Triceps. Extensive cardiac workup besides cath. Normal. Meds dont reli?
Pain in elbow, upper forearm and into tricep on right side for the past 2 weeks. The skin is also sore. I've had people suggest it may be tennis elbow?
I have had sternum pain radiating into stomach, back, and dull ache in left tricep/forearm. All cardio tests came back normal as did physical. Help!
Sternal pain: would consider alternate causes like GI symptoms (gerd) or gall bladder disease . ...Read more
I did an arm workout 3 days ago and have had progressive upper arm tricep muscle weakness,aching, swelling, hurts to move & flex my arm. Pain 7/10. ?
Rhabdomyolysis: Rhabdo is a breakdown of muscle that can occur after a heavy workout. It can be worsened by taking an NSAID such as ibuprofen. If your urine has turned dark, please see your primary care provider immediately. In the mean time, drink plenty of water to keep your kidneys flushed out. ...Read more
Right arm feels tight and full when I use it. Looks redder compared to left. Some pain/ ache in forearm and tricep. Thumb is weak. D dimer neg
Recurring ache and twitching inside where tricep/bicep meet. Recently I got a full cramp that started there and carried to forearm.
Don't normally exercise, tried recently and keep getting injured.
have twitching all over.
Inner left arm ache. Two weeks now. Armpit to hand. Tricep aches also. Normal thallium stress test 04/09 and pet st 01/13. Cardiac? Nerve? Thanks
Ache: Your ache is highly unlikely to be cardiac, far more likely to be musculoskeletal. ...Read more