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Chest pain and pain under right arm pit?

Not sure of question: I'm not sure what exactly you are asking, but if there is any question of cardiac problems, the place to have your questions answered would be your physician's office. ...Read more

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Pain under armpit?

Pain under armpit?

Axillary Pain: There is little information here. Potential causes for armpit pain include inflamed lymph nodes, cysts, musculoskeletal injury, infection & nerve injury. However in some cases a cardiac event can have pain radiating to the axilla as one of the symptoms (which would require immediate intervention). ...Read more

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24s old - sharp pain under left breast pain under left side under rib hurts and sharp pain about belly button?

24s old - sharp pain under left breast pain under left side under rib hurts and sharp pain about belly button?

Pains: If you can see your primary doctor within a day that should be OK. If there is any delay please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility. You will be examined and labs etc. may be ordered. The Emergency team will keep an eye on you and also discuss your issue(s) with your doctor. All should go well - please keep me informed. ...Read more

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Rib pain on right side under arm pit?

Muscular: First thought muscle strin but confirmation required dierected histoey and examination. ...Read more

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Have pain under left arm and breast?

Have pain under left arm and breast?

Most likely..: Sprained chest wall muscle or rib issue. Try aleve (naproxen). If pain persists, see your doctor! need more info. Is it positional? Does moving make it hurt? Unlikely to be arm or shoulder. ...Read more

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Sharp pain on side of ribs under arm pit, sometimes moves back near shoulder blades?

Costochondritis?: Superficial chest wall pain in young women is very common. If you press gently on the painful area and find a spot that's tender to the touch -- but not red, hot, or swollen -- that might be it. See an md if you have fever, cough, weight loss, bloody sputum, wheezing, or shortness of breath. Costochondritis is harmless and often due to stress. See the mayoclinic.Com discussion on this topic. ...Read more

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Swelling under the right arm no pain?

Swelling under the right arm no pain?

See a doctor: Examination will help understand if the 'swelling' is from a mass of from fluids. Without more details of when this started and how it changes with time etc., as well as details of history and family information , my answer is limited. ...Read more

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PAin in lleft side under my rib and shoulder blade?

PAin in lleft side under my rib and shoulder blade?

Could B from an--: -ulcer, gall bladder, worst is a PE, or apical lung disease. U need 2 C Ur PCP & B evaluated, as U can C there are many causes. ...Read more

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Have right shoulder pain radiating into elbow, hand and armpit?

Have right shoulder pain radiating into elbow, hand and armpit?

Let me explain: After reading the information you have, did you had MRI on the shoulder or cervical spine? If you did. Did they explain your symptoms? If not see a neurosurgeon for consultation. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in my left shoulder blade. Neck pain radiates behind my ear. Shoulder pain and soreness. And little arm soreness as well. Pinched nerve?

Sharp pain in my left shoulder blade. Neck pain radiates behind my ear. Shoulder pain and soreness. And little arm soreness as well. Pinched nerve?

Discuss with MD: You have a lot going on for your age, please discuss this with your doctor, you may warrant some further testing. This is not a good forum for this question as we can not diagnose "pinched nerve" without examination and testing. Your doctor may order a nerve conduction test coupled with an emg, or an MRI if they have not done so already. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Constant aching pain under shoulder blade?

Aching pain: Best to get an aching pain evaluated. You can try Ibuprofen or an over the counter pain med which may help a simple strain/sprain, but if persists, than get ot evaluated. ...Read more

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Pain under armpits?

Pain under armpits?

Not sure: The following are possible causes of armpit (axillary) pain: swollen lymph nodes, cysts, shingles, muscular pain (pectorallis) & allergic reactions. ...Read more

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Twisting pain under my left rib cage?

Twisting pain under my left rib cage?

Need more info: Not enough detail to provide reasoned response. Age? Sex? Known medical problems? Current medications? When started? Any injury/trauma/new exercise or unusual straining. Any fever, nausea, cough, URI symptoms, GI symptoms? Previous history of same problem? Worsening activities/movements. Relieving activities/movements/ meds. A shot in the dark without more information or a star trek tricorder. ...Read more

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Hurting under left shoulder blade tingling in center of back pain in top left ribcage that goes under my left arm.

Rib dysfunction: This kind of pain, along with the tingling (neuro type symptom) is commonly seen in my practice.Ribs should rise & fall w/ inhaling/exhaling, but when one or more locks & stops moving properly, pain-sharp or severe aching-results, usually in upper back.Vertebrae may also be involved.Osteopathic hands-on exam recommended.Gentle manipulation may free the rib, & stop the symptoms. ...Read more

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Sharp stabbing pain in my arm between shoulder and elbow?

Sharp stabbing pain in my arm between shoulder and elbow?

Pinched nerve: A pinched nerve can cause neck pain headaches, and pain or numbness running into the arm. There are other potential causes, however, and so it would be good to just get a regular check up to make sure it is nothing else. An MRI can confirm the diagnosis. Therapy, chiropractic, and interventional pain management are the non operative treatments for it if it doesn't get better. Thank you. ...Read more

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Rt. Chest pain under breast, radiates to ribs to back under rt. Shoulder blade ?

Rt. Chest pain under breast, radiates to ribs to back under rt. Shoulder blade 
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The possibilities : Are myriad. Gall bladder inflammation, shingles, pleurisy (worse with breathing, coughing sneezing). The pleurisy differential is long too. Need to know quality (stabbing, burning, lancinating), duration (all the time, after meals, when i sit up, etc). It is not likely heart or related to the breast. You need to see a doctor to sort out and order tests. ...Read more

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Tenderness and burning under left rib cage?

Tenderness and burning under left rib cage?

Hard to tell: It is difficult to be specific diagnostically when the symptoms are so vague. This could be many different things including musical skeletal, splenic, GI or skin (Shingles). Need more history and perhaps examination to tell but probably not cardiac. I'd recommend a HealthTap video consultation where the history could be augmented or see your primary health care provider for this. ...Read more

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Is it bad to cut your forearms?

Is it bad to cut your forearms?

I do not believe you: Can not possibly think its good for you, do you? Please seek advice and help promptly if you are doing this or even considering it. ...Read more

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Is it bad to cut your forearms?

Is it bad to cut your forearms?

Yes: The biggest issue with self cutting is why are you doing it. The cutting itself can cause scarring, infection and blood loss. If you hit a major vein or artery you could cause serious harm. Most people who self cut are trying to feel something different than what's truly causing them pain. Trying to substitute one pain for another is not a healthy thing. Seek medical/psychiatric help immediately. ...Read more

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I have a numbess on my forearm?

I have a numbess on my forearm?

Numb forearm: May be compression of nerve from repetitive stress, either in the forearm or shoulder like thoracic outlet ( usually thumb is affected as well), amy be nerve or vascular, rarely could lesion or MS. Try motrin 2 tabs if not allergic, rest .elevate arm on pillow when sleeping, f/u with doctor/urgent care ...Read more

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How to break forearm in bed very easy?

How to break forearm in bed very easy?

No: Unless you have very brittle bone you should not break in bed. Falling out of bed is something else. ...Read more

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What should I do if my forearm is broken?

Splint it as soon as: Can take a pillow RAP the pillow around the forearm and tape it together. ...Read more

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Is it ok to do a forearm workout everyday?

Is it ok to do a forearm workout everyday?

Reasonably: It is reasonably safe. If you start having an increase in pain, this may suggest you are over using it and more rest may be needed; but if you are reasonably comfortable each day after you work out, it is not likely you are causing any problems. ...Read more

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What's the best indirect forearm exercises?

What's the best indirect forearm exercises?

Grip: A good indirect forearm workout is to work on your grip strength as it incorporates your forearm muscles and the intrinsic muscles of your hands as well. ...Read more

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I have blunt pain in forearm, no physical injury.?

I have blunt pain in forearm, no physical injury.?

Not enough info.: Depends on how long you have this pain and what brings it on. Unlikely to be serious ...Read more

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Why do I get scratch marks on my forearms wake up?

Scratch marks: If you are waking up with fresh scratch marks on your forerams, you may be engaged in scratching behaviors while you are actually asleep. ...Read more

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What are some ways to build up your wrists and forearms to get them bigger?

What are some ways to build up your wrists and forearms to get them bigger?

Bodybuilding: Growing more muscle starts with proper nutrition- more protein in your diet and lifting weights. Your forearms consist on the muscles that help you grip and turn your wrist so any exercises that perform those motions will help. ...Read more

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I have a bad pain in both of my forearms. What could be the cause of the pain?

How is your neck?: Unlikely you hurt both your elbows, or used both your hands so much, you affected muscles in forearms, which leaves your neck as source of pain in both forearms. But, pinched nerves from neck don't typically skip arms (between shoulders and elbows) to only affect forearms. So, need more information. ...Read more

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What insect could cause my daughters forearm to swell 4 inches around the bite?

What insect could cause my daughters forearm to swell 4 inches around the bite?

Several: It may not be specific to the insect. The body often responds to a variety of insect bites by trying to build a wall of fluid around any injected material. Capillaries under the skin turn into soaker hoses and release serum & chemicals that cause swelling. A warm thichened area builds similar to what happends when u sprain an ankle.The swelling goes down as the lymph glands sort out & detoxify it. ...Read more

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I had a titanium plate put in my forearm 5 yrs ago that has broken in half, what should I do?

I had a titanium plate put in my forearm 5 yrs ago that has broken in half, what should I do?

See an orthopod: Was there a recent injury and a new x-rays? If the plate has been broken for five years and gives you no trouble then you might just leave it. ...Read more

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I have a light reddish horseshoe mark on my forearm. I've had it for 3 days now and it doesn't seem to be going away. What could this be?

I have a light reddish horseshoe mark on my forearm. I've had it for 3 days now and it doesn't seem to be going away. What could this be?

Skin lesion: Hello and welcome to HealthTap, It could be any thing from post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, keloid, nevus, hemangioma or a carbuncle. If you can share a picture would be very helpful to differentiate one from the other. If it is not going away over the next few weeks please be seen by a dermatologist. Thank you ...Read more

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