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Chest Pain And Numbness In Right Arm
Numbness in right arm with chest pain felt in back and front of right side when coughing, what can this be?
My friend has been having chest pain. He is 21 years old, male healthy weight. The left side of his chest was hurting, his right arm was going numb?
Wrong age/pattern: This is not a heart issue from your description. The wrong arm is involved & 21 yo don't have coronary vessel disease (the thing that causes heart pain). It could me chest wall related but a common origin would be=heart burn, triggered by stomach acid backwashing into the swallow tube. (It sits just under the heart-front to back) ...Read more
I have chest pain for the last 3 days and today my right arm is numb chest xray and EKG are normal but im still having pain?
Uuh: Check with your doc. This is not something that should be solved on line. Better be safe. ...Read more
Hi, I started having chest pain about 11 hours ago. It is still hurting. My right arm became numb also. I am taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR once a day. 18y-female?
Other diagnosis: The pain is very unlikely to be from adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). How long have you been taking it? Have you had stress? Are you using energy drinks? Do you have anxiety disorder? Unless you have sickle cell disease, heart disease or vasculitis, the likelihood of a cardiac problem is vanishingly low. ...Read more
Chest pain, lump in throat feeling, and flushed/burning sensation in cheeks? Weeks ago, had chest pain, hot flash feeling, numb right arm. 26/female.
See your Dr.: If no worrisome family or personal history, could be thyroid issue, but need exam and testing to be sure is not heart-related, or GI source which would need different treatment. If symptoms worsen, go to er for evaluation asap. ...Read more
Male 30 years old, chest pains and right arm and face numbness so had ECG and chest X-ray both fine. What else could it be?
Many things: You should visit your doctor. He/she will be able to examine and test you and tell you what's wrong. ...Read more
I have sharp chest pains on the righ side that go right through to by sholder blade. My right arm is numb and tingly. Should I be worried?
Yes, you should: You don't list your age, but this could be a number of things and some of them could be serious or get much worse. You should go to an ED. ...Read more
I have been having chest pains for 3 days and went to ER and EKG and chest xray are normal and now my right arm is numb?
I have really bad lower left side back pain which shoot down my leg with pins&needed and I also have sharp chest pain and numbness in my left arm?
Need to address ASAP: Need to address what might harm you the most quickly. Your chest pain radiating down your left arm describes a heart attack. Take aspirin if not allergic and seek help NOW. Your back and leg symptoms sound more like a herniated disc /sciatic nerve injury. Only after you are evaluated for your heart, a workup for back problems as mentioned should be initiated. Answer is not on internet, call 911. ...Read more
Fiancee has chest pain, numbness in left arm, and is very out of it. He is saying he's seeing blurry. Bp 142/97. Can't afford er. Should we go anyway?
Having numbness in left arm and pulse is 80 beats per Minute having little bit of chest pain off and on I am forty years old woman?
Should I be worried if I'm having numbness, feeling like my circulation is being cut off at the upper arm to shoulder and chest pain?
Need more info: You need to see your doctor asap --. ...Read more
Heart attack: If all the symptoms are on the left and sometimes even on the right, the heart attack would be the first to check for and rule out, also pulmonary emboli, musculoskeletal causes like costochondritis, but in any case if you have those symptoms you need to go to er asap as it can be life threatening. ...Read more
Could be cardiac: Although you are quite young, your symptoms could be consistent with a heart attack or low blood flow to the muscles of the heart. I don't know whether you have any risk factors but with this limited information I would urge you to go to your nearest emergency room or urgent care center to be evaluated immediately. ...Read more
I'm a 35 year old female. I'm having slight chest pain and pain and numbness in my left arm and pain in my left leg. What could it be?
I have had pain between my shoulder blades and intermittent chest pain that goes from side to side I also have numbness and pain in both arms. Why?
Chest pain: The first thing you want to make sure is that you are not having an acute coronary syndrome (heart attack). Please seek medical evaluation very soon. ...Read more
I have a stabbing chest pain behind heart and numbness of left arm. What could be the cause of this?
Chest pain to arm: If pain is not reproduced by pressure on breast-ribs then the pain is from inside chest = all organs inside can cause same symptoms. But must instantly rule out heart problems as sudden death can occur. The other vital organs need be urgently inspected to find the diagnosis. No sensory nerve inside the body resulting in pain of imprecise location. Intensive testings still do not reveal cause of pa. ...Read more
How do I find out what is causing chest pain followed by numbness in the left arm and blurred vision?
Emergency!: Get to an emergency room as soon as possible... ...Read more
I'm having numbness and tingling feeling on my left arm It occurred last night till now. It's still the same. I'm having neck tension for weeks. I thought it was due to my studies, stressing about exams. But I had a doubt when I had a mini chest pain a
You should see a doc: These symptoms you're describing could be very serious. I recommend you be seen by a doctor as soon as possible. I wish you well! ...Read more
I have shoulder and chest pain with numbness on my left arm. Give me natural remedy please. Thanks?
Need more info: Cause needs to be determined before any remedy, "natural" or not, can be suggested. You need a diagnosis before treatment. Would suggest that you be evaluated by a qualified practitioner who can determine the actual cause of your symptoms. ...Read more
Bad pain in upper left shoulder, numbness of left arm, with some mild upper chest pain? A shoulder injury?
Depends: How did it start?, when did it start?, what were you doing?, what is the distribution of the numbness? Question too ambiguous to give a reasonable opinion. ...Read more
After a stressful event I got again chest pain somehow like numbness on the upperpart of body, both arms and neck. Now I have headache. Is that normal?
I'm having chest pain on my left side under my breast and dizziness and sometimes numbness of my left arm. What could this be?
Heart Condition: Chest pain on the left side with numbness in the left arm and dizziness could possiblys signal a medical emergency. At the worst, this could be an impending heart attack. At best, it could be angina which is still a heart condition that could lead to worse outcomes including death. My suggestion, visit your local er if this continues to occur. ...Read more
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