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Where would a shooting pain down inner left arm armpit to ring finger originate from? Comes and goes.

Where would a shooting pain down inner left arm armpit to ring finger originate from? Comes and goes.

Nerve Irritation: Your description are suspicious for irritation of the nerve or nerve root/plexus in the c8-t1/ulnar nerve. Comes and goes is more descriptive of a muscle spasm ffecting the nerve passing through the muscle.. ...Read more

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I keep having a intermittent slight sharp pain in my inner left arm above the inner elbow. What is it?

I keep having a intermittent slight sharp pain in my inner left arm above the inner elbow. What is it?

Diagnosing...: ...muscle & joint problems require more information than you're able to provide here. This includes: how long the problem's been going on, what makes it better or worse, what activities you do that may stress the elbow area and, of course, a physical exam. Sometimes X-rays are helpful. If it's really bothering you and/or for a long time, I recommend you seek medical care. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Is my condition heart related? I'm 20 years old 5'10 140 don't excercise, I've been having chest pain for weeks plus inner left arm pain & inner thigh

Is my condition heart related? I'm 20 years old 5'10 140 don't excercise, I've been having chest pain for weeks plus inner left arm pain & inner thigh

See a physician: Your description suggests that the cause is not heart-related. It may be musculoskeletal in origin and related to problems with the upper thoracic or cervical vertebra. There are a number of problems that can cause this. As it has persisted for two weeks, you should see your physician for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I got up yesterday morning with an pain in my left inner arm just above the elbow. Now it's been 24hours and really bothers me. I can barely make a mu?

I got up yesterday morning with an pain in my left inner arm just above the elbow. Now it's been 24hours and really bothers me. I can barely make a mu?

Medial epiconylitis: There are multiple potential causes, but probably the.Most common is called medial epiconylitis, which is also known as golfers elbow. The muscles and tendons that flex the wrist and hand all insert on the inner aspect of the elbow and when they become inflamed they can cause this condition. Consider rest, ice, and antiinflammatories, if it does not get better, you may want to be checked. ...Read more

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Sharp pulsating pain in left side chest accompanied by the same pain radiating down left inner arm to left hand pinky.

Nerve pain: An impingement of a nerve somewhere in the thorax appears to be the likely cause of your discomfort. I feel that a neurologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you about this symptom if it persists. ...Read more

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Pulses of pain here and there on left arm. The sight of pain is right where the arm bends (inner arm). Any diagnosis or ideas as to why or what it is?

Pulses of pain here and there on left arm. The sight of pain is right where the arm bends (inner arm). Any diagnosis or ideas as to why or what it is?

Perhaps elbow: From your description it could be the elbow. It may be bursitis, inflammation of a cushion in that area. It could be tendinitis, inflammation (irritation) of tendons that attach to bone in that area. ...Read more

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My left arm has a large vein on the inner elbow that has been swelling over the last two days. What could it be? Should i be. Concerned?

If: Ur are sure it is a vein (blueish color) and there is no skin redness around it and if u can make the veins disappear, well at lease fade and get smaller with total (vertical) elevation of the arm and u have no pain, i would not be concern. If there is redness, pain and a hard cord i would see a physician. Did you do any heavy work with the arm, did you use an air compressor, if yes see md asap! ...Read more

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Hi. I wake up every morning with a small rash on my inner left arm. It's been going on for 6 months. I went to doctor and they weren't sure?

Hi. I wake up every morning with a small rash on my inner left arm. It's been going on for 6 months. I went to doctor and they weren't sure?

Dermatologist: If it is persistent and it bothers you, see a dermatologist. She can snip a bit of skin and look at it under the microscope, called a skin biopsy. However, your doctor having seen it, may have not thought a biopsy necessary. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Is cardiac related left arm pain typically described as inner left or outer left? Is it severe? Associated with other symptoms or stand alone red flag

No set answer: Any abnormal symptoms from the bellybutton to the nose have been implicated. If you are concerned enough about what you are experiencing then i would recommend you contact your doctor today and let him/her do a complete risk assessment and exam. Not all patients follow textbook symptoms and need to be assessed individually. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my left arm above my elbow on the inner side under my arm feels slightly bruised. What could this be. Its been the same for a week.

Get a check ip: Have you had a lifting injury? This could represent a biceps muscle or tendon tear. Could be a swollen lymph node or any of a variety of masses. I would recommend an evaluation by your primary physician. Good luck! ...Read more

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Four welt spots on inner left arm, one starting to blister...what might it be?

Four welt spots on inner left arm, one starting to blister...what might it be?

Blistering: Shingles( herpes zoster) comes to mind unless your arm was exposed to something like poison ivy. Since treatment is available for these entities, get examined by a physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Four welt like spots on inner left arm, one welt now starting to blister---causes?

Four welt like spots on inner left arm, one welt now starting to blister---causes?

Welts: Most common cause would be an allergic response. They also can be cause by systemic diseases and autoimmune diseases. Start with your regular doctor who may then send you to an allergy/immunology doctor. ...Read more

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Inner arm pain in the left arm 2 in above inside elbow. Usually only hurts on movement an feels like a bad bruise deep inside when I do move. Causes?

Epicondylitis: You may have a condition called medial epicondylitis also known as golfers elbow. This is similar to tennis elbow but occurs on the inside if the elbow. It usually is painful with movement and can sometimes be painful with wrist motion. Contrary to its name it often has nothing to do with golf. If it's associated with numbness and tingling you may also have irritation of the ulnar nerve. ...Read more

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Hi, I have a small swelling in the elbow crease of my left arm (inner elbow). When the palm of my hand is facing outwards, the swelling is just abov?

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I have a small swelling in the elbow crease of my left arm (inner elbow). 
When the palm of my hand is facing outwards, the swelling is just abov?

The site you: describe is near the medial epicondyle of the upper arm bone/humerus. This is the origin of muscles/muscle attachments that flex and pronate/rotate the forearm. The tendons can become inflamed and painful and swell with overuse, typically racquet sports, golf and throwing. Rest, ice, compression, elevation remain the mainstay of treatment; non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (ibuprofen/naproxen) OK. ...Read more

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I have intermittent pain sometimes dull sometimes severe from top of breast below shoulder & down inside of left arm. The pain can arise from side of breast to underarm & down inner left arm, sometimes causing a tingling sensation. I have also intermitten

Impingement: This symptom appears to be caused by an impingement of a nerve and to determine the location of the impingement and what are the options for treatment,I recommend a consultation with a neurologist who can also order any appropriate tests which may be needed in order to make a diagnosis. ...Read more