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I am having neck pain and facial tingling on my right side only. Also my right arm is always cold. What could this mean?

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.

Dr. Craig Morton
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Hit the front right side if my head 5/7 ago. Still in pain. Right arm loosing feeling. Right sided jaw & neck pain. No loc.

Hit the front right side if my head 5/7 ago. Still in pain. Right arm loosing feeling. Right sided jaw & neck pain. No loc.

Need evaluation: The right side of your body is controlled by the left side of your brain. Concussion is a possibility. But in view of your other symptoms, you might have had a neck injury as well.

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Nwxt day of hitting the gym I had to work for abt 6 hrs on a computer, I woke up next morning with neck pain and later right arm numbness... Clue?

Nwxt day of hitting the gym I had to work for abt 6 hrs on a computer, I woke up next morning with neck pain and later right arm numbness... Clue?

Pinched nerve: See a neurologist. You may have arthritis in the neck. Sustained position in flexion can lead to this type of symptoms due to pinched nerves.

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Neck Pain, Weakness in right arm and leg. Recently got an MRI.?

Neck Pain, Weakness in right arm and leg. Recently got an MRI.?

Clarify: Please clarify what your question is. Can re-ask. Thank you.

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Tingling arm and neck pain localized pain in back of right neck, localized (not radiating) for 3 weeks. Over last 3 days, intermittent tingling in lower right arm, from elbow to wrist.

Pinched nerve: Sounds like a pointed cervical nerve root from either a herniated disc or a bone spur. An MRI will clarify. See a spins specialist fro treatment and evaluation. Very common.

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I have some neck pain and tingling in right arm, could it be a pinched nerve? Does a chiropractor take care of this or should I see my doctor?

I have some neck pain and tingling in right arm, could it be a pinched nerve? Does a chiropractor take care of this or should I see my doctor?

Absolutely: 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 food to just get a regular check up to make sure it is nothing else. Physical therapy, chiropractic, and interventional pain management are the non operative treatments for it if it doesn't get better. Thank you.

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Pain in right arm between shoulder and elbow. Neck pain numbness and tingling down my arm. Now short of breath.

Pain in right arm between shoulder and elbow. Neck pain numbness and tingling down my arm. Now short of breath.

Pinched nerve: Sounds like you may have a pinched nerve in the neck. Often patients will develop numbness, tingling, and pain that radiates from the neck down the arm. Depending on the nerve that is pinched, it will affect different parts of the hand. Over time, weakness in the arm may develop as well. I would recommend getting it checked out. You may need an EMG and/or MRI

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My right arm, hand and fingers are always tingling. Also have neck pain & upper back pain. Even when I don't do anything at all. What could it be?

My right arm, hand and fingers are always tingling. Also have neck pain & upper back pain. Even when I don't do anything at all. What could it be?

Neck problem: Sounds like the issue is with the neck. See your doctor for evaluation. May need X-ray etc. Of the neck.

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Sharp pain under right breast to the back, then shortness of breath, then neck pain right side, then numbing of right arm, then voice goes please help?

Sharp pain under right breast to the back, then shortness of breath, then neck pain right side, then numbing of right arm, then voice goes please help?

Lo of possibilities: You may have many different things causing this, but if you have chest pain with shortness of breath and pain up into neck I would seek medical attention as this may be your heart, despite being on your right side. Women are notorious for having atypical symptoms for heart disease. The loss of voice does not fit, but the rest is concerning for a cardiac cause to be ruled out first and foremost.

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Back pain shoulder pain neck pain pain I'm my right arm can not breath good and tight chest pain under my right are and and leg pain all together?

Back pain shoulder pain neck pain pain I'm my right arm can not breath good and tight chest pain under my right are and and leg pain all together?

Chest pain: This type of symptoms in young female may represent possible viral pericarditis or pneumonia, since you have leg pain, blood clots also possible. If symptoms are chronic, it may be due to fibromyalgia. You may need at least chest x-Ray and possible echocardiogram and some blood work, please seek medical care if symptoms worsen or severe.

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I have headaches in the morning, toothaches, neck pain, and occasional numbness in right arm. I also have a history of sleep apnea, bruxism, and disk bulges under tx. Which doctor should I see?

Dentist: However, it must be a dentist with advanced training in TMJ treatment. The symptoms you list all point to this area of dentistry. It can be complicated as it involves a "bite imbalance" that a dentist with advanced training can diagnose and inform you of your options. A physician can help diagnose other issues involving the arm numbness.

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3 bulging disc in my neck /pain and numbness in right arm from elbow to index finger and thumb doctor wants to refer neurologist is this correct?

3 bulging disc in my neck /pain and numbness in right arm from elbow to index finger and thumb doctor wants to refer neurologist is this correct?

Pinched nerve: Neck pain that runs down the arm with or without numbness and tingling sounds like a pinched nerve in the neck. This is usually caused by a protruding disc or bone spur touching one of your spinal nerves as it leaves your neck. A neurologist can be a good start to get this evaluated.

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I'm 24.Since 2weeks I feel tingles in all rightarm. Now my upper arm hurts alittle &Ifeel a burn sensation & neck pain. Could it be arm artery disease?

I'm 24.Since 2weeks I feel tingles in all rightarm. Now my upper arm hurts alittle &Ifeel a burn sensation & neck pain. Could it be arm artery disease?

Cervical nerve root: More likely a pinched nerve in the neck. (Cervical radiculopathy). Viral infection can do this too (shingles) Do you have a skin rash? Did you injure your neck? There is an easy way to check for blood flow issues (does your radial pulse go away when you lift your arm up? If when you tilt your head toward your shoulder do you get pain or electrical like sensation on the same side? (pinched nerve)

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What causes neck pain that is radiating into arm and chest?

Several possible: Reasons including neck problems like a disc herniation leading to a pinched nerve, a shoulder problem, certain tumors of the upper lung known as pancoast tumors, heart related issues such as angina to name a few. Because this may be related to a heart problem, see your doctor.

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What causes neck pain that is radiating into arm and chest?

What causes neck pain that is radiating into arm and chest?

See below: The pain could be coming from the disc, an irritated cervical nerve, thoracic outlet, etc. The pain could originate in the shoulder and be radiating to the neck and chest.

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I have neck pain that radiates to arm like pinching but worse when I get up from bed is the worse what can it be I haven't had any trauma to it?

Muscular most likely: The most likely cause is myofascial or muscular pain. It is possible that certain positions you might be sleeping in could be the cause of your pain. If you are experiencing any numbness/tingling or weakness it is possible it is a pinched nerve in the neck. If you're not having any of these nerve symptoms, I would suggest trying different pillows. Suggest trying to roll a towel for neck support.

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