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Cold Right Arm
Thoracic Outlet: While these symptoms could certainly be a normal finding, if their severity is worse enough it maybe related to an artery/nerve issue in the shoulder region. Thoracic outlet syndrome is a condition that can cause numbness/tinging sensations as well as poor blood flow into an arm/hand. A vascular surgeon may be able to help address this better. I hope this helps. ...Read more
My left arm was heavy, and when I went to feel it, my left hand was cold. My right arm feels fine. Could this be heart related?
Maybe (not). . .: Go to ER now. Don't pass Go. But do call 911 to expedite your care. You didn't describe pain or weakness but I suspect latter w/"heavy". While not common in 20yo, sudden onset of weakness in any limb is suspicious for stroke. Think FAST (http://www. Stroke. Org/understand-stroke/recognizing-stroke/act-fast). Painful cold limb is suspicious for ischemia (inadequate blood flow). Either way, go now. ...Read more
Coarctation of aorta: In this condition, there is a narrowing in the aorta, the main artery coming out of the heart and bringing blood to the body. It would be common for this to result in lower blood pressure in the left arm, and one might feel this as a temperature difference. Children and adults with coarctation should be followed by a cardiologist with expertise in this condition. ...Read more
I am experiencing a shooting pain, or a burning sensation or a freezing cold hand in my right arm. This has been for 9 months and is getting worse.?
See your doctor: For symptoms that last this long, its in your best interest to see your doctor. He/she has the best chance of finding out what's going on. ...Read more
Many things: This sounds like a stress reaction, however it could be many things. Anything that can effect multiple nerves (nerves to eye and arm) like diabetes, ms, lyme disease, vascular is and many more. The bottom line is that you need a physical exam by a medical doctor and probably an eye exam by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
I have pain in my shoulder when I try and lift my right arm and my right pinky is very cold to touch but feels hot inside. What could this be?
Pinched nerve: A pinched nerve can cause neck pain headaches, and pain or numbness running into the arm. There are other potential causes, however, and so it would be good to just get a regular check up to make sure it is nothing else. An MRI can confirm the diagnosis. Therapy, chiropractic, and interventional pain management are the non operative treatments for it if it doesn't get better. Thank you. ...Read more
I'm 37years old and over weight and im my right arm is cold but its more the top of my arm and shoulder, is this something to worry about? Thanks
NO: This not likely anything to be concerned about. It likely reflects lack of enough physical activity. ...Read more
I have very small red dots on my right arm (and only my right arm), I don't know how long they have been there. I have cold-like symptoms. They don't
Doubt its serious: I doubt it is anything serious. Usually systemic diseases don't just affect on side of the body ...Read more
Past 48 hrs my left arm is really cold and has a cold burning sensation and achy. My right arm is cold but feels normal?
Need professional: Evaluation, see your doctor immediately or go to ER to make sure is vascularity is intact. ...Read more
Vascular dz: Consider a subclavian artery stenosis (narrowing) of the blood vessel giving blood flow to the arm. Blood pressure should be lower in the cold arm than the warm arm. Reflex sympathetic dystrophy is another consideration but usually has pain. This should be evaluated with a ultrasound study of blood flow velocity in into and through the arm. If present other vascular disease must be considered. ...Read more
I have broken right arm both complete fractured and in cast for a month, inside my arm cast, I feel like cold what is that feeling?
See your orthopod.: You need to see your orthopedic surgeon to check this asap. ...Read more
Hey, I've gotten a weird sensation in my right arm, it felt like someone sprayed cold water on it, do you happen to know why? Nerve damage?
My right shoulder is not even with my left shoulder. I have pain, numbness, and swelling down my right arm. At times it's cold, what could be going on?
Evaluated: Get it evaluated. Number of things could cause this. ...Read more
I am having neck pain and facial tingling on my right side only. Also my right arm is always cold. What could this mean?
Multiple causes: You may have jaw joint disfunction (TMD) which is a dental problem. The sore joint would be just in front of the ear. This could cause neck ache but no arm coldness. Sympathetic nervous responses are highly variable and respond negatively to tension. Relax, do grind your teeth or clench your jaw. ...Read more
I keep randomly getting goosebumps/chills on my right leg and a little bit of tingling on my right arm only. When I'm not cold. Should I be concerned?
Not really.: Probably due to hyperventilation from anxiety or stress type things. But have your thyroid gland, blood sugar and blood chemistry checked to make sure nothing wrong in there. If you have any further queries click this --> https://www. Healthtap. Com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more
I've pain that's sharp and heavy in my right side chest/back down right arm/leg. My arm/leg get too cold and heavy/numb. I got a light fever today?
Need evaluation: See doctor to make sure nothing serious. ...Read more
Right arm started to feel numb while driving car. Feels cold. Like blood isn't circulating. Pinking and ring finger feel most numb.?
Numbness: At your age I would suspect a pinching of nerves or blood vessel by positional factors while driving and that symptoms would resolve with avoiding prolonged arm and hand positions like those. This would be more likely than other causes like blockages in arm, neck or brain blood vessels. If symptoms didn't quickly resolve see your physician or a neurologist but take an aspirin first. ...Read more
My right arm above elbo gets tight like no blood flow then hand gets really cold this really worrys me can you please help me with a answer?
R S D: The sympathetic nerves control blood flow and sweating and color of the skin. When the sympathetic nerves are irritated, bouts of pain, discoloration, temperature change and sweat change can occur. This is referred to as reflex sympathetic dystrophy (rsd). It is difficult to diagnose and difficult to treat. A thorough evaluation would be appropriate. ...Read more
Sudden pain after gardening in right arm, getting worse, developed tingling in right hand, taken pain relief and using hot and cold packs,?
It depends: The pain makes it less likely a stroke or something which requires immediate attention. Heart attacks can create pain in the extremities but not the tingling typically. Most likely we are dealing with a nerve that is pinched, most often at the neck level. If not promptly better with conservative measures such as otc pain remedies, heat/ice...clearly worth having checked out asap. ...Read more
Right arm is cold, esp. Hand. Others notice it by touch. Also have wrist, inner elbow, shoulder pain. Hand Cold while sitting at computer or still?
Right arm weak my hand cramps up and my fingers get cold why is that and worse at times if I bend my arm any reasons why?
Nerve and or artery: More details about exactly which fingers and which parts of the get-go would help. Is the problem precipitated by cold weather or be in a cold room? To the fingers change colors? Does your "funnybone" get "hit"a lot? What other circumstances or activity calls or exacerbate the problem and what relieves it? ...Read more
Can C5-C5 thecal sac indention cause right arm pain, weakness & the hand to be frozen cold? Can it cause constant dizziness & balance issues headaches
Insufficent data: Please repost: Are you referring to an MRI? If so, please state. Do you mean "indentation"? If so, indentation by what? Indentation of the thecal sac by itself is only an incidental finding. What is indenting it is what's important. Also, you posted "C5-C5." Do you mean C4-C5 or C5-C6? Please also state how the doctor who ordered the test answered your question; or, if you haven't asked, why not. ...Read more
My right arm feels tingly from the elbow down, almost heavy. I went to dr today for cold symptoms. I have right ear fluid and sinus infection.
Sharp pain: Shapr pain down your arm may reflect a problem in the neck, possibly a disc - without an exam and see the pattern of pain, its not easy to discuss further. Suggest you see a neurologist for a complete exam so that you may have a plan of action made. ...Read more
Need more info: Where in your arm? Is it sharp, dull, cramping, burning.....? , Does it hurt to move i? Does it hurt to press on it? Any injury to the arm? Have you done any heavy lifting or work recently? ...Read more
Could be neurologica: Go to a good internist or neurologist or neurologist and have him do a careful and thorough history and examination of you. There is a known distribution of the nerves and a careful examination will reveal just which of your nerves is affected. Your doc may think that the probleem started in your neck and may request an MRI of your neck region. Good luck!! ...Read more
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