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Pain In Left Arm After Eating
I have eczema on my rectum, it went away after applying triamcinolone. It has returned and whenever i wipe my rectum i get a shooting pain in left arm?
Intertrigo: The peri-rectal area is a common area for a rash known as intertrigo. This starts off as an irritation and then secondarily becomes colonized by yeast usually. Avoid using wet wipes to wipe the area. It can be treated with a combination of topical steroid and topical anti-yeast creams and often takes a few weeks to resolve. Zeasorb powder is useful to prevent recurrence. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
Can tell here but...: Don't know details of age, health status, tobacco, family history, location, (inner, outer), neck, back pain, onset, duration, other, etc . Could be gut or cardiac. Call your doc. If new symptom, esp if associated sweats, nausea, short of breath, chest discomfort, lightheaded er asap. ...Read more
My left arm starts tingling and feeling weird after I eat. I'm fine after eating salads but when I eat something like pizza. Only happens at night.
Tingling after eatin: Seems like reflux, try ranitidine 150 mg and prevecid 30 mg a day. Sleep with head of bed elevated. Happens at night because if you ly down the acid refluxes up your esophagus. The arm feeling are from referred pain or a form of vasovagal response. . Rarely could be thoracic outlet syndrome , cervical disc disease but reflux is highest. f/u with doc. ...Read more
Pain in left upper quadrant,radiates to left arm and hand,dull in nature,starts after eating,weight50,ht5'2,plz tell cause possible in this cindition?
Cleared by cardiologist. Throbbing dull pain under left shoulder blade with left arm numbness after eating and workouts. Weight lifting or 2 mile run.
Lately I'm experiencing some pretty scary cardiac arrest symptoms after eating too much sugar--chest pain, tingles down left arm, spasms?
Symptoms of cardiac: arrest are rapid heart beats, dizziness and loss of consciousness. Not what you are describing. Sounds like you are having a sugar high. Chest pain, tingles and spasms sounds like anxiety. For reassurance you should see a health care provider and have testing to exclude cardiac issues. Then you need to make better life style choices. ...Read more
Itching all over. Red marks on neck. Left arm weak and sore. Haven't eaten anthing today but feet swelled after eating chicken yesterday.
Allergy to food?: Good morning, it is likely an allergic reaction to either chicken or to the flavoring agents used to cook. Medications such as benedryl may provide a temperorary relief. You may have to try again later with just boiled chicken in future to rule out a reaction to flavoring agents. ...Read more
Tsh is 0.75, have hot flashes on left arm, chest, heart beats fast after eating. Is this hyperthyroidism? Did it cause my 2 miscarriages?
I am 30yo male , very healthy with gerd. Did test with cardiologist and everything is perfect. Why do I get left arm pain/discomfort after food?
I was diagnosed with anxiety yet i'm not satisfied with that condition. My left arm goes numb after and during eating. I also get dizzy?
Anxiety: Anxiety can certainly cause the symptoms you mention, and a wide variety of others too. The mind and body are not separate entities. What kind of workup have you had though, before the diagnosis was given -- and what treatment are you receiving for your anxiety disorder? If you "aren't satisfied with that condition, " you can get a second opinion from another physician. ...Read more
I have been getting sharp and dull pain in my left shoulder blade, arm, neck, and rib cage most time after eating for a week what could it be?
Pain after eating: May be referred pain from a gall bladder, esophageal or stomach issue. See your physician for a work up. ...Read more
Have tingling going down my left arm periodically. No pain, just feels like goose bumps., Lately, have a sweet tooth, eating a bag of licorice a day??
Surgery level wrong?: Was the surgery to the neck or to the arm. Perhaps the level wad wrong if in the neck and the level causing the pain is unstable. Visit www.Getprolo.Com or aaomed.Org for a doctor that can sort out the issue and help to remove the pain. ...Read more
See Pain Specialist: I am assuming you are stating you have had two surgeries on your neck for your arm pain. If you are stating that you had two surgeries on your arm then you may need to be checked for evaluation of neck issues. Either way, i would consult with a spine/pain specialist to see why you still hurt and see if you might be a candidate for interventional treatments or even spinal cord stimulation. ...Read more
When to go to the ER: I am not sure, but this sounds very serious. I think an online forum can only tell you that it is time to get in to see your health care provider or even the emergency room. Please do not delay any longer. ...Read more
TOS: Chronic pain shoulder with parasthesias in associated arm of forties person suggests thoracic outlet syndrome (tos). Absent neck pain, neural impingement of shoulder region nerves evokes distal upper extremity parasthesias. Doctor to diagnose is physiatrist. Unequal station ; development of superior trapezium can lead to shoulder girdle asymmetry ; premature closure of costo-clavicular dimension. ...Read more