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Doctor insights on: Pain In Arm Between Elbow And Shoulder

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I am having right arm pain, inside upper arm, between elbow and shoulder. Could this be an overuse injury of muscles from constant use of my ipad?

I am having right arm pain, inside upper arm, between elbow and shoulder. Could this be an overuse injury of muscles from constant use of my ipad?

Possible: This is possible especially if you hold the weight of the device with that arm or if you hold the arm close to the chest. Rest should help you figure it out. ...Read more

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I am having a squeezing pain on my left arm between my elbow and shoulder on the inside. What could this be?

I am having a squeezing pain on my left arm between my elbow and shoulder on the inside. What could this be?

Hard to say: Hard to say without a physical exam. Most common are problems with the shoulder or neck but it would be best to be seen by your doctor before you accept a diagnosis over the internet. ...Read more

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I have pain in my left arm between my elbow and shoulder. Been to heart dr. About a month ago everything was good. What could the pain be?

I have pain in my left arm between my elbow and shoulder. Been to heart dr. About a month ago everything was good. What could the pain be?

Musculoskeletal.: L arm pain between shoulder and elbow is most often due to the muscles and bones and nerves located between the shoulder and elbow. See your regular doctor if this is progressing or troublesome. ...Read more

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Having horrible arm pain from my shoulder down to my elbow on my right side. What could be causing this?

Having horrible arm pain from my shoulder down to my elbow on my right side. What could be causing this?

Neck or shoulder: A pain that affects this area could be secondary to referred pain from the neck or a problem with the shoulder. Herniated disc, myofascial (muscle) pain, shoulder injury (tendon, impingement), etc could be the main source of pain. Only a good history, physical examination and imaging as needed will identify the cause. Www. Otwithmd. Com. ...Read more

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Can the arm pain/shoulder/back mainly in left elbow but does hurt elsewhere be fibromyalgia?

Can the arm pain/shoulder/back mainly in left elbow but does hurt elsewhere be fibromyalgia?

More widespread: Not in isolation. Fibromyalgia is characterized by multiple tender points, widespread deep muscle pain, fatigue, and depression. There are tender points scattered over the neck, back, chest, elbows, hips, buttocks, and knees. See your doctor to clarify. ...Read more

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Tdap shot received a week ago. Still experiencing pain in arm from shoulder to elbow.?

Tdap shot received a week ago. Still experiencing pain in arm from shoulder to elbow.?

Ibuprofen: Unfortunately, the person who injected you may have hit a nerve which is causing the pain (inflammation along the body of the nerve). Try Ibuprofen and/or heating pad. If it persists or you have weakness in the arm, see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have arm pain in both arms almost every day. I get sharp pains depending on the angle/weight I put on them. The pain shoots from my shoulder to elbow?

I have arm pain in both arms almost every day. I get sharp pains depending on the angle/weight I put on them. The pain shoots from my shoulder to elbow?

Radiating pain: Down b oth arms requires an extensive examination and evaluation of your cervical spine as well as testing for underlying medical conditions such as diabetes. ...Read more

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What will docs give me for shoulder/arm pain after elbow tendon surgery?

What will docs give me for shoulder/arm pain after elbow tendon surgery?

Discuss that with --: Your surgeon, as every surgeon has his own methods/preferred meds, etc. ...Read more

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Upper back extremely tight with left shoulder and arm pain to elbow. Saw my primary and he said muscleskeletal? Can it last 5 months or is he wrong?

Any human being: Could be wrong, but if you are not satisfied with your doctor's diagnosis, you should get another opinion. It sounds like a musculo-skeletal problem, so maybe an orthopedic surgeon might be able to confirm the diagnosis for you. ...Read more

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I have an huge bruise on the back of my right arm that extends from under my shoulder almost to the elbow. I had arm pain from golf 4 days ago?

R/o muscle rupture: Did you feel a pop? Was it after hitting a ball? Bruising on back of arm is triceps injury, on the front can be an injury to the biceps tendon. Should be checked. ...Read more

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I'm having upper arm pain its about mid way between my elbow and it goes to my shoulder. I was nauseous last night but not now. I also have a headache?

I'm having upper arm pain its about mid way between my elbow and it goes to my shoulder. I was nauseous last night but not now. I also have a headache?

What is the question: LIkely unrelated. If you're concerned re: your mid brachial (arm) pain, please provide as much detail as possible. At your age it's likely nothing if it hasn't been bothering you for at least 4-6 weeks. ...Read more

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Can TMJ cause problems with shoulder, elbow & arm pain too? Have misaligned jaw, dropped left, chewed through 2 guards at night & ground down teeth

It is all connected!: The TM Joint can refer pain down into the neck, shoulder and arm. Our bodies brace when we experience pain. If left untreated, the pain can spread throughout our entire head and neck area and into the shoulder and arm.
Schedule an evaluation as soon as you can to get to the bottom of the problem. ...Read more

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Began as discomfort in left elbow. Tender with pain in arm muscles when I use arm. Age 66. Good health. Take BP med. Shoulder bursitis history. Heart?

Began as discomfort in left elbow. Tender with pain in arm muscles when I use arm. Age 66. Good health. Take BP med. Shoulder bursitis history. Heart?

Tennis elbow: You could have inflammation of the radial nerve as it passes over the elbow. A sling and some anti inflammatories may help. However if it does not improve then see a physician as it may require an injection to clear it up ...Read more

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L. Arm pain between shoulder/elbow, weak in pinky/ring fingers. Constant light Discomfort in sternum and lower ribs. X-ray, Blood, Usound, ekg=normal?

L. Arm pain between shoulder/elbow, weak in pinky/ring fingers. Constant light Discomfort in sternum and lower ribs. X-ray, Blood, Usound, ekg=normal?

Cubital Tunnel: Syndrome. This is entrapment of the ulnar nerve at the elbow. Please check this link.
http://orthoinfo. Aaos. Org/topic. Cfm? Topic=a00069 ...Read more

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What can cause extreme shoulder and arm pain?

What can cause extreme shoulder and arm pain?

Many tings: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What can cause on and off shoulder and arm pain?

Neuro, orthop: Shoulder pain radiating to the arm is probably due to a cervical radiculopathy. Needs neuro consult and possibly emg/ncv of the involved extremity. ...Read more

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What should I do about my shoulder and arm pain?

Go to doctor: If not get better and persistent, probably should be evaluated my your health care provider. May not be anything serious, but best to get checked out. ...Read more

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Boyfriend is having severe shoulder and arm pain that keeps him up at nite. Sits up and eventually goes away. What could this be?

Boyfriend is having severe shoulder and arm pain that keeps him up at nite. Sits up and eventually goes away. What could this be?

Many things: He could have a frozen shoulder, a rotator cuff tear, bursitis or even a neck issue.

Have him see a shoulder specialist, often a good physical exam can give him a diagnosis and then a treatment plan. ...Read more

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Can mono cause shoulder and arm pain?

Yes: Mono can mimic influenza symptoms: muscle & joint pains, loss of energy, sore throat, swollen glands, fever. Lyme disease & ehrlichiosis (from tick bites) can also cause such symptoms in joints. But r many other causes of musculoskeletal pain. See pcp for exam to determine cause & get treatment options. ...Read more

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What would cause neck, shoulder, arm pain?

Overuse: Doing too much is usually the cause of upper body pain. ...Read more

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What could be some causes of pain in arm and back shoulder blade?

Many causes: From the start, this could either be a neck problem or a shoulder problem. From the neck, common causes include muscle spasm, pinched nerves, and arthritis. From the shoulder, common causes include rotator cuff problems, arthritis, and adhesive capsulitis. There are other problems that can cause scapular pain as well. If it is bothering you, it is best to get it checked out by a doc. ...Read more

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Recurring shoulder/arm pain from injury 2yrs ago never treated (chiro helped some) recently hurt it again daily tasks are sometimed painful seek eval?

Shoulder pain: Pain that persists for 2 yr should likely be evaluated by a orthopedist. Pain in the shoulder that goes below the elbow I to hand could be also coming from yr neck. ...Read more