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Flutter (Definition)

Atrial flutter is an abnormal heart rhythm in the top of the heart in which the top of the heart beats very fast but very regularly (as opposed to atrial fibrillation which is always irregular) and can lead to a rapid heart rate and ...Read more


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How can I fix my left shoulder pain?

Diagnose first: Determine the cause and then treat the cause. See an orthopedist. ...Read more

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I have a jumping in my left shoulder?

I have a jumping in my left shoulder?

This may well be: A muscle spasm. It may also be an irritated muscle that keeps contracting on an irregular basis. Have you overdone it? Have you been working hard or exercising. There is not enough history here to further dx but if continues see the doc. ...Read more

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Achey left shoulder pain. What to do?

Achey left shoulder pain. What to do?

Exercise: Possibly a small cartilage or labral tear. Should get better over time. But I do recommend range of motion exercise like the pendulum exercise, taking Motrin or ibuprofen. See your doctor get checked if it does not get better over a few weeks. ...Read more

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My left shoulder hurts. What can I do?

My left shoulder hurts. What can I do?

Need much more info: Does it hurt all the time, or only with certain movements? What makes the pain worse? What makes it better. Did the pain start suddenly or gradually? What activity were you doing before/when the pain started? What part of the shoulder hurts? See your pcp to have shoulder evaluated. Be prepared to answer above questions. Nsaid may temporarily relieve some of the pain until see doc. ...Read more

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What is tingling in left shoulder about?

What is tingling in left shoulder about?

Tingling: If associated with chest pain, shortness of breath, nausea etc. Can be cardiac related, but more likely a pinched nerve perhaps from a cervical disc. If other worrisome symptoms as described go to emergency room, either way see your doctor. ...Read more

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Pain in the left shoulder and front chest?

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ER now: Without more information, I would recommend ER evaluation. It could still just be muscular, especially if pain is when you move your shoulder and you feel muscle tugging at the chest wall. But with your age I wouldn‘t take chances. ...Read more

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Why does my left shoulder hurt after I eat?

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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My left shoulder hurts when I am doing dips.

Emphasize technique: You should focus on stretching--particular your subscapularis and posterior capsule; look up on youtube for proper technique. Don't go past 90 degrees bend in elbow to limit stress on shoulder. If no improvement after toe weeks of stretching consult an orthopedist. ...Read more

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What could cause pain below left shoulder blade?

What could cause pain below left shoulder blade?

Varies: There are a lot of possibilities, it can be from the muscles and soft tissues around the scapula; it could represent an irritation of a nerve in the mid back; there are also underlying structures in that area that can cause pain as well such as the pancreas causing left sided peri scapular pain. Don't hesitate to be seen. ...Read more

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What might cause pain on the left shoulder blade?

Dislocation, sprain,: Left shoulder blade/shoulder pain can result from a dislocation or sprain of the shoulder joint. Pain in the shoulder blade area can also be from a possible renal stone in the left kidney, or if there is an infectious lesion from a cut or bite, that could cause pain there as well. A myocardisal infarction can cause pain here as well but it radiates down the left arm in most cases. ...Read more

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Why is there an obvious pulse in my left shoulder?

Why is there an obvious pulse in my left shoulder?

Varies: There are a variety of possibilities. In general, inflamed tissues can "pulse", there are much less common things like aneurysms and AV malformations as well. Don't hesitate to be seen for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What to do if I have pain below left shoulder blade?

What to do if I have pain below left shoulder blade?

Scapula Pain: Inflammation can occur underneath the shoulder blade where there is a bursa. This is called scapulothoracic bursitis and can be treated with therapy, NSAIDS, pain medications, and possibly a steroid injection. Make an appointment with an Orthopaedic shoulder surgeon to be evaluated and discuss treatment options. Take care, Joe Wilson. ...Read more

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What can I do for this pain under left shoulder blade?

What can I do for this pain under left shoulder blade?

Have it diagnosed --: First.
Meanwhile try some NSAIDs that you have used in the past.
See your PCP and possibly an Orthopod and have it investigated, if it lasts for more than a couple of weeks, or is getting worse, or has associated symptoms like coughing, (with blood in it), or any calf pains, etc. ...Read more

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I have a pinch nerve on my left shoulder what can I do?

I have a pinch nerve on my left shoulder what can I do?

Conservative therapy: I would recommend pain medication as necessary, anti-inflammatories, and Exercise therapy as first line approaches. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your left shoulder is hurting you?

What does it mean if your left shoulder is hurting you?

Something's Wrong: Left shoulder is not supposed to hurt. Many reasons to have pain in left shoulder, from muscle strains, nerve damage, even cardiac pain more commonly in older individuals. See your doctor for an evaluation if pain is not improving. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain that shoots under my left shoulder?

I have a sharp pain that shoots under my left shoulder?

See your doctor: There are several causes for this type of pain, but one of the most important potential causes to consider is the heart. Please make sure you follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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What should I do? I have pain under left shoulder blade?

Should see your PCP: As a detailed hx ; examination are required to evaluate your symptoms. Xrays, and mri/ct scans might be needed to DX the problem. An orthopod referral would probably be generated or with a spine surgeon, if its deemed the pain is from a spine cause.
Good luck ; enjoy the best of xmas. ...Read more

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What is it when you have pain in the left shoulder blade?

What is it when you have pain in the left shoulder blade?

Muscle strain.: Usually it's muscle strain. But it can also be a pinched nerve, or possible a mass. See an orthopedic doctor, who wil start with xrays. ...Read more

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What could cause shoulder pain in the upper left shoulder?

@ Ur age there R--: -many possibilities. Cardiac, bursitis rotator cuff disease R the main things that come 2 mind & need 2 B evaluated in that order ...Read more

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Could be left shoulder aches be from deterioration or what?

Could be left shoulder aches be from deterioration or what?

Possible arthritis: "deterioration" of a shoulder would typically be a case of degenerative joint disease (aka djd) or arthritis of the shoulder joint. DJD is a chronic condition that can cause both pain and stiffness in the shoulder. Recommend consulting with an orthopaedic surgeon for evaluation with xrays and a discussion of treatment options. ...Read more

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What could be wrong if my left shoulder pain when working out?

Shoulders complicatd: There can be many reasons for this - a muscle strain or joint sprain, a slightly torn tendon, and irritated bursa, an unstable shoulder joint, arthritis, torn cartilage, or shoulder parts jamming each other on motion. This requires a careful shoulder examination by a rehab or orthopedic doc. Don't let this go on too long.
James dillard, md. ...Read more

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Pain under my left shoulder blade unbearable and nothing helps?

Try something new: If there is no cure then obviously you just have to live with it and try to ignore it. But it is likely that there is something going on that can be successfully treated. If it is a muscle problem, physical therapy could really help. Prescription strength pain medicine may help ease the pain. Sometimes all you need is some time for your body to heal itself. Seeing your doctor would help a lot. ...Read more

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I have pain in my left shoulder and feel sick, I am female aged 25?

I have pain in my left shoulder and feel sick, I am female aged 25?

Need medical check: If feeling sick, pl. Go to your GP or hospital for a quick check and urgent treatment as indicated. The exam will help determine if your joint a part of your sickness and needs specific blood test or XRay with treatment. Hope you feel better ...Read more