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Pain Under Arm Pit
Severe shoulder pain with pain radiating under arm pit down to hand. Severe pain when using arm. What is this?
Left side upper arm chest pain. After doing something . Shortness of breath can not lift on left . Pain from under arm pit and chest.
Any : Any chest and arm pain must be taken seriously. Chest pain or arm pain can be caused by cardiac pain. Cardiac pain can be accompanied by shortness of breath, sweating, palpitations, or nausea. Lung pain is usually associated with shortness of breath, fever, or cough. Pain from the large arteries in the chest such as the aorta can cause pain that radiate to the back. Persistent or new chest pain should always be medically evaluated. ...Read more
I'm 17 female and ive been having chest pain.It goes on and off thro the day & pain under left arm pit with chest pain that shoots thro sometimes ?
Chronic problem?: For this issue - would encourage seeing pcm for full history, physical examination and any indicated tests. Take care. ...Read more
For 4 days i've had an aching pain under my arm pit into middle right back. I don't believe it's an injury. The pain waxes and wanes. Any thoughts?
See a doctor: This warrants a physical examination to be sure or what is going on. There are many possible explanations, but without a full history and exam, impossible to predict. Do you own or were scratched by a cat? ...Read more
I have dull pain under my arm pit and the pain has been traveling down my arm to my hand and wrist. I cant seem to eat much if anything. If so I'm ill?
Need more info: do you smoke? do you have a cough? is the pain brought on by exertion? do certain movements bring the pain out? So many processes can cause pain and discomfort such as this. you are young therefore heart related illnesses would be expected to be less likely. musculoskeletal processes would be most likely including pain referred from the neck. ...Read more
Help for long time I have chest pain left side under arm pit to scapula heart cath is done is all clear and stress test good what can it be please
Muscular: If your cath was clean then you are not experiencing cardiac chest pain. It likely would be muscular pain. The cardiac catheterization is the gold standard for coronary disease. If it is negative, then your chest pain is not secondary to coronary artery disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer