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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
The last 2 months i been having some mild quick chest pain mainly beside heart under arm pit with arm pain. Now it seems to be getting more frequent. ?
Pain in right shoulder, under arm pit (lat area), shoulder in the pec area and under tricep and elbow joint. Pins and needles in forefinger.
I been having upper back pain and pain under my left arm pit. What could this possibly be caused from?
Having a dull ache to pain under my left arm pit. Thought it was from too tight a bra and relieves a little when i take it off but the ache is still ?
Get this checked...: I remember a patient of mine who complained that her bra felt too tight - and like you, she still had symptoms when she took it off. It turned out that she had heart disease! (she's fine now - happy ending!) because women's heart symptoms are often subtle, they are sometimes ignored. I believe you should be evaluated, and in my opinion, by a cardiologist. Talk to your doctor about this asap. ...Read more
Dermatomes: It sounds like you have pain along the T1/T2 dermatome which may come from a pinched nerve in your spine. You need an orthopaedic spine consult. When you describe pain to a doctor, be able to discuss the onset, location, duration, radiation, and any alleviating or aggravating factors. Also, tell them if you have tried anything for pain and if that helps. Good luck to you. ...Read more
I have a lump on my left side near ribs that's very sore and it's gotten bigger in the last week also I'm getting sharp pain under my left arm pit?
Sore lump: If the lump keeps changing please seek medical evaluation in a timely manner. ...Read more