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Soreness started in lower part of bicep that connects at the elbow two months ago. Now some soreness extending from elbow down forearm. What to do?

Soreness started in lower part of bicep that connects at the elbow two months ago. Now some soreness extending from elbow down forearm. What to do?

Get evaluated: If you have chronic distal biceps pain that is not getting better you may want to get an evaluation to rule out a tendinitis versus a tear. Mri and physical exam would help make the diagnosis. ...Read more

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I feel a sharp pain in my forearm when working on my biceps. Pain occurs when I lower the weight (relax). It feels like it's in the bone. What is this?

I feel a sharp pain in my forearm when working on my biceps. Pain occurs when I lower the weight (relax). It feels like it's in the bone. What is this?

Tendon: This is most often from over training with excessive strain of the tendons. Be careful working through the pain as this could lead to rupture. Especially if the pain is in front of the elbow, this could be injury to the distal biceps tendon. ...Read more

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Frequent/avid bowler. Last couple weeks my throwing arm hurts a lot, in upper forearm to lower bicep area. By the end of the game I'm fine. Tendon?

Frequent/avid bowler. Last couple weeks my throwing arm hurts a lot, in upper forearm to lower bicep area. By the end of the game I'm fine. Tendon?

That is a good cause: You are probably on the right track, talk with you doctor if it continues, I am available for second opinion if needed ...Read more

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I have arm pain that "zings" intermittently. It's lower mid bicep. It hurts worse at night and can be hot to touch. Any ideas?

I have arm pain that "zings" intermittently. It's lower mid bicep. It hurts worse at night and can be hot to touch. Any ideas?

Arm Pain: Arm pains with 'zings' are usually nerve related. Dependent on the frequency, severity, and duration, as well as any other symptoms - weakness or sensation disturbances, the treatment will vary. You need to see your primary care physician for evaluation. You may need a cervical MRI to evaluate your neck. ...Read more

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I began having a pain in the lower belly of my bicep this morning and then my arm started to swell. I have been icing it, now I have a huge bruise.

I began having a pain in the lower belly of my bicep this morning and then my arm started to swell. I have been icing it, now I have a huge bruise.

Biceps rupture is--: --common @ Ur age if it is stressed beyond it ability 2 handle. A jerk or by wear @ the shoulder. If it avulsed from the shldr it's the long head & U can do well with no surgery. If it avulsed from the radius, it is a surgical situation. Each will ball up, but prox U can still flex/supinat, if distl there's no function of the biceps. See an ortho & get the answer & Rx plan. ...Read more

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What should I do when there is pain between biceps and forearm curling?

REST.: You could be developing tendinitis, strain or partial tearing of the biceps insertion in the upper part of your forearm bone (where the bicpes inserts onto the radial tuberosity). Avoiding bicpes exercises or reducing the intensity would be a good start. Antiinflammatories, ice to the area may be helpful adjuncts. If pain persisits see an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Ran into someone and between my bicep and forearm was much pain. Had full mobility, but pain persisted for four days. What happened? I was almost 16.

Bruise: Muscle contusion likely.

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ice, rest is usually all that is needed. ...Read more

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I'm experiencing a tickling (not tingling) sensation in both of my upper forearms / biceps since yesterday. Gradual onset. No pain or other symptoms.

I'm experiencing a tickling (not tingling) sensation in both of my upper forearms / biceps since yesterday. Gradual onset. No pain or other symptoms.

Hmmmm.....: I think we will need a bit more information if you have any in order to help. It certainly doesn't sound like an emergency at this point. The fact that it is both forearms is a bit odd. So long as you do not have any muscle weakness I think careful observation for the next few days should help glean more information. Let us know. ...Read more

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What arw cause of lumps on forearms biceps and abdomen?

What arw cause of lumps on forearms biceps and abdomen?

Probable Lipomas: You might be desscribing collections of fat cells that occur in lumps, bumps and clusters and are called lipomas or fat tumors. These are benigh and usually of no concern. Ocassionally one will be in the wrong place, get too big or be too unsightly so as to have to be surgically removed. If in doublt, see pcp/dermatologist or other practicioner. ...Read more

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Is it possible for de quervains tendonitis to cause pain in biceps and forearms?

Is it possible for de quervains tendonitis to cause pain in biceps and forearms?

Not really: However pain from the wrist may radiate proximally if the radial sensory nerve which crosses the area of tendon that gets sequent aims is also irritated. Make sure the splint does not irritate the nerve or the boney prominsnce as rigid splints can do this and at times the splint is worse than the original problem. ...Read more

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Could de quervains tendonitis cause pain in bicep and forearm?

Forearmyes, bicepsno: Dequervains can often cause pain on the thumb side of the forearm and into the thumb. It is not really associated with the biceps muscle. ...Read more

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How bad is cutting the tendon connecting the bicep to the forearm?

How bad is cutting the tendon connecting the bicep to the forearm?

Traumatically?: There may be surgiacl procedures in which this is done and then repaired or not. If the tendon is cut traumatically the function of the arm will be compromised if not repaired. It is better to do this sooner than later. ...Read more

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What exercises can I do to build up my triceps, biceps and forearms?

What exercises can I do to build up my triceps, biceps and forearms?

Compound exercises: The best exercises tend to be compound exercises (biceps curls and triceps extensions). These target multiple muscle groups yielding the greatest muscle hypertrophy. ...Read more

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How can you build up specifically? Your triceps, biceps and forearms?

How can you build up specifically? Your triceps, biceps and forearms?

Compound exercises: The best exercises tend to be compound exercises (biceps curls and triceps extensions). These target multiple muscle groups yielding the greatest muscle hypertrophy. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing consistent heaviness and mild pain that starts in my left bicep and occasionally radiates down to my forearm for 3 days.

I have been experiencing consistent heaviness and mild pain that starts in my left bicep and occasionally radiates down to my forearm for 3 days.

Strain: There are a number of possibilities, two of the more common are a strain/ tendonitis of the biceps tendon at its insertion in the forearm; or there are some peripheral nerve entrapment syndromes that can involve that area. Don't hesitate to be see for it if it does not resolve. ...Read more

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When I'm playing biceps at gym I feel a very strong pain in my forearms during ending the sets and when I put the weights down. What am suppose to do?

Stop until eval done: I would hold off on the exercise to assure you are not aggravating an underlying medical condition (sprain/strain etc), and get evaluated so you have the proper diagnosis and treatment that would follow, allowing you also to know when to return to the gym. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have pain in forearms and wrist while I do biceps exercise I m doin gym from long time do I need calcium suppliment my age is 35 yrs?

Not due 2 low calc--: --ium. It sounds more like muscle stress. R U working out every day? U should always have a light day in between. Fo cardio. As far as ca++, U need about 1600mg/day & no more than 2000iu of V-B3. ...Read more

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Burning pain in my right inner forearm and biceps?

Radiculopathy?: At your age the most likely cause is a pinched nerve in your neck, likely where the fifth cervical nerve exits. Sometimes these nerves get pinched farther down in their trajectory.
At your age these symptoms are relatively unusual so I have to advise a formal evaluation by a physician even if I am right. As you can understand the above is simply an educated guess. ...Read more

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I had too many energy drinks. Now I've got pain on the innards of my forearm/bicep. What could this be?

I had too many energy drinks. Now I've got pain on the innards of my forearm/bicep. What could this be?

See your doctor: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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Sore biceps and forearms from weight lifting?

Sore biceps and forearms from weight lifting?

Rest is best: Weight lifting fatigues muscles and may cause pain if you lift too often, too much weight, too many repetitions especially if you have just started. Rest at least one day between sessions so muscles can recover. Heat, gentle massage, acetaminophen/ibuprofen may help. Some like the homeopathics arnica pill/cream or trameel cream. Go slow and rest. Consult a trainer to develop an appropriate plan. ...Read more

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Why does my ulna in my forearm hurt when doing bicep curls with a dumbell?

Why does my ulna in my forearm hurt when doing bicep curls with a dumbell?

Forearm and wrist: Position has a significant effect on stresses to those regions when doing a bikes curl. It depends upon what portion of the wrist or forearm ones dressing BUT oversupination or rotated with palm too far up, may put a lot of stress on the ulna at the wrist or mid forearm. If it is only positional, thenone should modify that postion. If it is all the time one may need an evaluation for an injury ...Read more

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What does it mean if my arm is hurting where my forearm and biceps meet at my elbow area?

What does it mean if my arm is hurting where my forearm and biceps meet at my elbow area?

Biceps tendinitis: You may have injured the biceps tendon at the elbow. Avoid lifting and forceful rotation at the forearm and if pain persists have an orthopedic surgeon evaluate it. ...Read more

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I drive for a living (for now) when I twist my wrist I get fairly intense pain in my right bicep and forearm? Probable causes?

I drive for a living (for now) when I twist my wrist I get fairly intense pain in my right bicep and forearm? Probable causes?

Overuse injury: If that is the arm you are using to tighten down loads or straps, it could be an overuse injury resulting in inflammation of the tendons and muscles. Try ibuprofen or naproxen, ice and rest. ...Read more

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Shooting pain in bicep to forearm just lifting gallon milk. I lift 6 days a week. This pain has been with me for 2 months. How do I heal it.

Shooting pain in bicep to forearm just lifting gallon milk. I lift 6 days a week. This pain has been with me for 2 months. How do I heal it.

See a physician: You should consult a sports medicine physician. If you notice any deformity of your biceps muscle you probably torn your biceps muscle. This can only be diagnosed my physical examination and some imaging studies like mri. ...Read more