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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?

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

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Left arm pain after eating?

Left arm pain after eating?

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

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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.

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

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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?

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?

Quite a few organs-: -R in the area. After meals can B gall bladder, gastric ulcers. Eating causes a gastrocolic reflx & if constipated, the splenic flexure can do this as stool & gas R turning the corner there. Pancreas also may B inflamed & cause this. Best 2 C Ur PCP 4 an eval. ...Read more

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Cleared by cardiologist. Throbbing dull pain under left shoulder blade with left arm numbness after eating and workouts. Weight lifting or 2 mile run.

Cleared by cardiologist. Throbbing dull pain under left shoulder blade with left arm numbness after eating and workouts. Weight lifting or 2 mile run.

Pain: I am glad your pain is not related to your heart. However, you still have a problem Pain that is in shoulder blade area and worsened with activity associated with numbness would make me think thoracic outlet syndrome or some type of neuropathic pain at neck or shoulder. ...Read more

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Hello Doctor, 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

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Itching all over. Red marks on neck. Left arm weak and sore. Haven't eaten anthing today but feet swelled after eating chicken yesterday.

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

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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?

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?

Normal TSH: A TSH of 0.75 is normal in most assays. The symptoms also are not typical of hyperthyroidism, which tends to cause palpitations and heat intolerance all the time. ...Read more

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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 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?

Gerd: Reflux can cause the pain. It is not your heart- you need to manage your reflux. See a gi. Get tested for hpylori and possible need for endoscopy. Stop alcohol. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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

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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??

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??

Goose bumps: Probably nothing major but if the tingling gets worse or more common, please see your doctor.

Nothing to do with tingling but go easy on the licorice or you will gain a lot of weight. ...Read more

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Still having nerve pain in left arm after two surgeries, could you help?

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

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Still having nerve pain in left arm after two surgeries, can anyone help, what to do?

Still having nerve pain in left arm after two surgeries, can anyone help, what to do?

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

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I have pain in left arm and it is shaking too?

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

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What does. It mean to have throbbing pain in left arm?

It means you: Should get an evaluation. Pain shooting down your arm, from a pinched nerve in your neck, or a clot in arm, and other possibilites can be evaluated with by your doctor. Please don't delay. ...Read more

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What can I do about tingling numbness pain in left arm shoulder back?

What can I do about tingling numbness pain in left arm shoulder back?

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

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Cold feelinh sharp pains in left shoulder blade with pain in left arm as well?

Scapula: Did you perform heavy exercise? It may be that you strained the muscles supporting the scapula. The pain going to the arm is due to radiation from the scapular area. You may want to apply ice/heat and take an anti-inflammatory medication. If that does not help then go to see your physician. ...Read more

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I've been having very bad vein pain in left arm and today it's gotten to the point where I cannot extend my arm?

Don't understand: I am not sure that I understand what you are describing. However, if you have a medical issue that does not allow for this movement would show it to your parents. They can contact your doctor regarding your symptoms. ...Read more

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Just wondering if anyone else has this pain in left arm nearly at the top as qb?

See below: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Got chest pain and pain in left arm?

Got chest pain and pain in left arm?

Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections, lung collapse), and muscle problems to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. If you are concerned you should see a doctor to get more information. ...Read more

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Chest pain and pain in left arm--help me?

Chest pain and pain in left arm--help me?

RISKY: The combination could represent primary cardiac issues. See your doctor soon. There are other possible causes but take care of this immediately. ...Read more

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Severe pain in left arm stabbing and then dull last for about 2-3 hrs?

Severe pain in left arm stabbing and then dull last for about 2-3 hrs?

Must call the doctor: A person with left shoulder or left arm severe pain symptoms has to go to her doctor or the E.R. to be checked for a heart attack. That means not waiting at home to see what happens next. It could turn out to be a lung problem, a bone or muscle problem, a nerve problem, or an acid reflux problem, but the heart attack kills people. Better safe than sorry. Calling 911 for an ambulance the quick way. ...Read more

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I'm having really sharp pain in left arm stretching before lifting weights?

I'm having really sharp pain in left arm stretching before lifting weights?

Vague complaint: Sorry to hear about your pain. Would you mind writng again with more info? - is it all the time? Is it in a specific location? With a specific stretch? Do you do a lot of repetition with your arms on a regular basis? Information like this will hopefully help us, help you. Other options for treatment may include rice, nsaids, , physical therapy, massage, etc... ...Read more

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Help please. When I get stressed out or nervous, I get pain in left arm and neck?

Could be related: To the heart. That's what heart pain feels like. It could also be something else of course. Best to see a doctor and have a good history and physical exam. ...Read more