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Intermittent pain in left shoulder blade for one month, sometimes goes down left arm, no other symptoms?

Intermittent pain in left shoulder blade for one month, sometimes goes down left arm, no other symptoms?

What is the question: If you are asking about heart disease, the answer is that you need a good assessment by a doctor, who will take into consideration your health history, family history, and other risk factors. If you want to know what the pain is, then there's not enough information to give you a good answer. See your doc! ...Read more

Axilla (Definition)

Area of human body directly under the joint where the shoulder connects to the arm. It contains axillary vessels, brachial nerve plexus, lymph nodes & vessels, axillary ...Read more


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Pain and intermittent tingling and weak in left arm and leg. Neg ct, and work for lupus, ra, diabetes. No injury;symptoms always on one side. Ideas?

Pain and intermittent tingling and weak in left arm and leg. Neg ct, and work for lupus, ra, diabetes. No injury;symptoms always on one side. Ideas?

Possible neuropathy: Depending on the affected nerves, symptoms of diabetic neuropathy can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Neuropathy may affect your digestive system, urinary tract, blood vessels and the heart. For some people, the symptoms are mild; for others, it can be painful and disabling. ...Read more

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I have pain in right armpit. The pain is moderate, intermittent . I'm in surgery menopausa since 2008. What should I do?

I have pain in right armpit. The pain is moderate, intermittent . I'm in surgery menopausa since 2008. What should I do?

Armpit pain: It would be best to be examined to be sure there is nothing in the armpit or breast causing the pain. More likely the pain is from some muscle or nerve issues in the shoulder or back. But the only way to tell is to be examined and evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a bump by the side of my left armpit but it's only there when I lift my arm up and feel it it's not visible no other symptoms ?

There are 3 common: causes of bumps in the axillary (armpit) area. One is a clogged sweat gland. Another is an enlarged lymph node (lymphadenopathy). A third is an abscess in the hair follicle (folliculitis or furuncle). Because each of these has a different cause and significance, I strongly recommend that you have this checked out by a medical professional. Dr. Anne. ...Read more

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Male 20 years I noticed a movable lymph node in left armpit about 1 cm No changing in size for 3 months No pain or any other symptoms ?

Male 20 years
I noticed a movable lymph node in left armpit about 1 cm
No changing in size for 3 months
No pain or any other symptoms ?

LN or something else: LN x 3 months is nt a usual finding. This could be something else such as remnant of an abscess, sebaceous cyst or lipoma which are less likely, etc. Likely benign but have it looked at, perhaps w a POC US + CBC at lease. Bx may or may not be indicated depending on features. ...Read more

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I have intermittent throbbing pain in my left armpit. Should i be concerned?

I have intermittent throbbing pain in my left armpit. Should i be concerned?

Yes: If you don't have an obvious boil that could explain this you should get checked. This is not a common symptom. Your doctor can check for swollen lymph nodes. ...Read more