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Diagnosed with a cyst in underarm. Now have cord like vein attached to cyst along with pain radiating down arm. What could this be?

Diagnosed with a cyst in underarm. Now have cord like vein attached to cyst along with pain radiating down arm. What could this be?

Lymphadenitis.: Sounds like you have infection which is spreading along the lymphatic channels. You should see your doc soon to have them consider antibiotics. In the interim use heat packs. ...Read more

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6wks post-op, open shoulder surgery. Incision doing well. But, experiencing severe pain radiating down arm to ring/middle fingers. What's going on?

6wks post-op, open shoulder surgery. Incision doing well. But, experiencing severe pain radiating down arm to ring/middle fingers. What's going on?

Neck issue: You need to have your neck evaluated for possible nerve entrapment in the neck. Not like l;y to be from shoulder unless nerve got injured at the shoulder surgery. Go back to the surgeon for a reevaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause sharp intense upper back pain radiating down left arm?

What can cause sharp intense upper back pain radiating down left arm?

See below: 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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Dull constant ache in left shoulder blade pain radiating down left arm BP is 119/78 pulse 90 pain has been there all day I suffer severe anxiety also ?

Some pain issues: the location and movement of a pain gives clues as to what is going on. There are nerves that run from the shoulder outward (brachial plexus). mostly they are injured from obvious causes like car accidents and severe arm pulling. Thoracic outlet syndrome is when bones at the top of the ribcage rub these nerves. Generally with signs of circulation problems in arm. ...Read more

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Im a 38 year old male and I have a pain radiating down my left arm and it feels like a pinched nerve. I also get pins and needles in this arm daicthis?

Yes, pinched nerve: Yes, sounds like a classic pinched nerve aka radiculopathy. It will usually resolve on its own, but mechanical cervical traction in physical therapy can help greatly. If pain is severe and/or disabling, then a cervical epidural steroid injection would help. ...Read more

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Having bad chest pain with pain radiating down my right arm, also I take blood thinners for clotting issues?

Having bad chest pain with pain radiating down my right arm, also I take blood thinners for clotting issues?

Get checked: Usually heart pain radiates down the left arm, but every patient is unique. Also, if you have clotting problems, the pain may be from a a clot in the right arm ...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