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Breast pains and left underarm pain. Could it be cancer?

Breast pains and left underarm pain. Could it be cancer?

Heart disease: Depending on your age and risk factors, the symptoms you described are more likely to be due to cardio-vascular disease than breast cancer. Please note that heart disease kills more women than breast cancer. See your doctor asap. ...Read more

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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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I am 44 years old-i have swelling in the abdomen, edema in the legs, left hip pain, dull chronic stomach pain, intermittant left underarm pain-what is?

I am 44 years old-i have swelling in the abdomen, edema in the legs, left hip pain, dull chronic stomach pain, intermittant left underarm pain-what is?

See your doctor!: You may have many simple things, but the combination of symptoms is concerning. Swelling in your abdomen and legs and stomach pain could be caused by liver problems. The left hip pain and underarm pain might be due to muscle or bone problems. In the worst case scenario, several types of cancer could cause all these symptoms. Please see a doctor! don't let fear or lack of insurance keep you away! ...Read more

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Is this lupus, red, hot, hands &feet, bells palsy, low iron, b12, d, thiroid failed, enemic, high b p, lost teeth at 20s am 52 left underarm pain chronic fatigue?

Is this lupus, red, hot, hands &feet, bells palsy, low iron, b12, d, thiroid failed, enemic, high b p, lost teeth at 20s am 52 left underarm pain chronic fatigue?

Fatigue: You have numerous symptoms and there are many possibilities. Keep visiting your doctor to sort out what is happening to you and how to proceed with treatment. ...Read more

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25 year old female. Left arm, shoulder and neck pain.Left chest near underarm pain. Dizziness and shortness of breath. Sweaty palms and feet?

25 year old female. Left arm, shoulder and neck pain.Left chest near underarm pain. Dizziness and shortness of breath. Sweaty palms and feet?

Medical exam needed: This is no a complaint for here . See a doctor to evalute soon. 25 year olds can have heart disease too., . ...Read more

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I have a l ump about the size of golfball in my left underarm. I have occassional pain but really no other symptoms. Should i be concerned?

I have a l ump about the size of golfball in my left underarm. I have occassional pain but really no other symptoms. Should i be concerned?

Yes, you : Should show it to a doctor. It could be any number of things, such as lymph node, aneurysm, lipoma, ectopic breast tissue. Some of these are serious and might require surgery or biopsy. ...Read more

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What can I do for pain under my left armpit?

Exam: Assuming you have no nodes swollen in the region, it might be musculoskeletal. The muscle of concern is the seratus anterior, which would elicit pain if you were to push forcefully on something. If the pain is elicited by reaching to the front and out toward the side this would implicate the subscapularis. An osteopath can figure this out and tell you how to heal the problem. ...Read more

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What to do if you feel pain in your left armpit?

See your doctor: Pain in the armpit is most commonly caused by a swollen and inflammed lymph node. It is best first evaluated by your family physician. It is most commonly caused by your bodies reaction to a simple infection, but can be something more concerning. ...Read more

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I having a pain in left underarm why it happend?

Pain in axilla: You may have a swollen lymph node in your armpit secondary to an infection in your arm or armpit. ...Read more

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My both underarm hurts somtimes the left one is most?

My both underarm hurts somtimes the left one is most?

Armpit Pain: The armpit, also known as the axilla, is a common location for lymph node enlargement. Other structures in or around the armpit--such as nerves, muscles, bones and blood vessels--can cause underarm pain or discomfort. Underarm pain may be caused by traumatic injury, nervous system disorders or certain medical conditions. Some types of underarm pain require medical intervention. ...Read more