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What can I do for pain under arm pits after tetanus and gardasile vaccine?

What can I do for pain under arm pits after tetanus and gardasile vaccine?

Get checked/pain med: It is not uncommon to have pain at the site of injection for Gardasil and tetanus shot , but it is unusual to get pain in the armpits. You can take over the counter pain meds and if pain is persisting see your doctor and have it checked. ...Read more

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Constant pain in arm pit pain in neck when chin lowered to chest cant lift arm up high had runny noise and coughing just before?

Constant pain in arm pit pain in neck when chin lowered to chest cant lift arm up high had runny noise and coughing just before?

May be glands: The body's immune system has lymph nodes throughout. Think about these glands representing army fighters. When an infection starts, your body "revs-up" your immune system to help attack this problem. That is why many times people feel glands in neck & armpit. However you will need a physician examination to determine what may be happening. Take care ...Read more

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What can cause severe pain in the arm pit?

What can cause severe pain in the arm pit?

Multiple things: Good question. This is complicated and can be multifactorial. Varies things can cause armpit pain or refer pain to this area. The most bothersome in some ways is a condition known as hydroadenitis supportive. This condition essentially results in the boils in the armpit or groin. Definitely touch base with your doctor. ...Read more

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Keep getting sharpe pain under right arm pit?

R. arm pain: Sharp pain needs to be looked at. See your primary care doc. For exam. ...Read more

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Chest pain and pain under right arm pit?

Not sure of question: I'm not sure what exactly you are asking, but if there is any question of cardiac problems, the place to have your questions answered would be your physician's office. ...Read more

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What makes u have an on again off again throbbing pain in your arm pit ?

What makes u have an on again off again throbbing pain in your arm pit ?

Arm pit pain: The arm pit or axilla has special sweat glands and these can get irritated. This is called a hydradenitis. The hair of the axilla can get irritated with pseudo hyphae or fungal infection. Deeper in the axilla is lymphnodes which can get swollen for various reasons and cause pain. ...Read more

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For 4 days i've had an aching pain under my arm pit into middle right back. I don't believe it's an injury. The pain waxes and wanes. Any thoughts?

For 4 days i've had an aching pain under my arm pit into middle right back. I  don't believe it's an injury. The pain waxes and wanes. Any thoughts?

See a doctor: This warrants a physical examination to be sure or what is going on. There are many possible explanations, but without a full history and exam, impossible to predict. Do you own or were scratched by a cat? ...Read more

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It is 4 or 5 days i feel pain on the arm pits - most commonly on the left. It started after i had a flu.. Pain is not strong but I have a discomfort.

It is 4 or 5 days i feel pain on the arm pits - most commonly on the left. It started after i had a flu.. Pain is not strong but I have a discomfort.

Lymph nodes: You have lymph nodes in the armpits which can become inflamed and tender with viral infections. Try Ibuprofen to assist with the discomfort, but it should resolve in a few days. ...Read more

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Dull pain near my arm pit to the arm on left it will start from the stomach on left?

Pain: Your pain that you feel in the armpit can be coming from the stomach pain- referred pain. Do you have any symptoms along with this such as vomiting, fever, diarrhea? If you do, then see your Dr. for an exam. ...Read more

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My son was diagnosed with MS in april he tonight says that he is having a very strong pain between his arm pit and his waist can that be a muscle?

My son was diagnosed with MS in april he tonight says that he is having a very strong pain between his arm pit and his waist can that be a muscle?

Not likely: Ms patients encounter pain not infrequently and the incidence is about 60-90%, based on surveys. The pain could, in this case represent a spinal cord relapse and does need attention, as most relapses can completely reverse with timely treatment. You do not mention his disease modifying agent; this may need reassessment, as better control achieved with tysabri, (natalizumab) gilenya, tecfidera. ...Read more

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I have dull pain under my arm pit and the pain has been traveling down my arm to my hand and wrist. I cant seem to eat much if anything. If so I'm ill?

I have dull pain under my arm pit and the pain has been traveling down my arm to my hand and wrist. I cant seem to eat much if anything. If so I'm ill?

Need more info: do you smoke? do you have a cough? is the pain brought on by exertion? do certain movements bring the pain out? So many processes can cause pain and discomfort such as this. you are young therefore heart related illnesses would be expected to be less likely. musculoskeletal processes would be most likely including pain referred from the neck. ...Read more

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Severe shoulder pain with pain radiating under arm pit down to hand. Severe pain when using arm. What is this?

Severe shoulder pain with pain radiating under arm pit down to hand. Severe pain when using arm. What is this?

Pain down arm: Usually pain down the arm like you describe is from an irritated nerve. The neck is the usual source and can be related to repeated poor posture while at desk related activity or sleeping in an awkward position. ...Read more

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Left side upper arm chest pain. After doing something . Shortness of breath can not lift on left . Pain from under arm pit and chest.

Any : Any chest and arm pain must be taken seriously. Chest pain or arm pain can be caused by cardiac pain. Cardiac pain can be accompanied by shortness of breath, sweating, palpitations, or nausea. Lung pain is usually associated with shortness of breath, fever, or cough. Pain from the large arteries in the chest such as the aorta can cause pain that radiate to the back. Persistent or new chest pain should always be medically evaluated. ...Read more

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What to do if I have sharp pain around my arm pit left side of my brest bone after open heart surgery. please help.?

Not from heart: If you had a coronary bypass then the sharp pains to the left of the sternum may be due to the harvesting of the Internal mammary artery which requires cutting the pleura on either side of it. The pleura is highly innervated and cutting the sensory nerves produces a numbness over the left chest for many patients and then "pleuritic " pain as the nerves grow back. See your Surgeon if worried though ...Read more

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Having reoccuring pain in both arm pits that radiate downwards and profuse sweating from hands and feet. Shoulderpain radiate along neck as well.?

Having reoccuring pain in both arm pits that radiate downwards and profuse sweating from hands and feet.  Shoulderpain radiate along neck as well.?

Sounds likeC8 nerve: C8distribution includes arm pits and csn affect the handsyou can find it betqeen thec7andt1vertebrae on a MRI get a chest xray and look for a pancoast lesion especially if you sre a smoker see a doctor to have your axilla examined for lymph node abnormalities. ...Read more