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Got a pain in my left side, right were u wud put ur hand on ur hips, is this a pulled muscle, I tripped up some steps Friday and cud of hit my side?

Got a pain in my left side, right were u wud put ur hand on ur hips, is this a pulled muscle, I tripped up some steps Friday and cud of hit my side?

It could be but also: It could be a muscle pull but there are other structures there including the lower ribs that could be injured. You will need to discuss this with your physician. ...Read more

Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more


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Nagging pain in upper back, below the neck, also pain in right hand triceps. It started bec of pulled muscle in back while doing back exercise.

Nagging pain in upper back, below the neck, also pain in right hand triceps. It started bec of pulled muscle in back while doing back exercise.

Back&hand Pain: Pain that radiates from upper back to hand indicates a need to see your doctor. You mention pulling a muscle while exercising. That MAY be the case or it may be from a pinched nerve. Your doc will tell you and help you. Catch it now so it does not become chronic. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Middle finger on left hand keeps twitching. Could it be a pulled muscle or something?

Middle finger on left hand keeps twitching. Could it be a pulled muscle or something?

Possibly: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Pulled muscle near wrist, radial side. Fine when elbow is bent, but it burns when I twist or extend forearm. Should I just RICE it or go to the dr?

Pulled muscle near wrist, radial side. Fine when elbow is bent, but it burns when I twist or extend forearm. Should I just RICE it or go to the dr?

May be dequarvain: This may be Dequarvain tendinitis. Would ask your physician to help clarify if this is the correct diagnosis. Would recommend physical therapy or injection would not recommend surgery ...Read more

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For about two weeks from my elbow to the top of my hand I can feel muscle strain what can be causing this?

For about two weeks from my elbow to the top of my hand I can feel muscle strain what can be causing this?

A STRAINED BRACIORA-: -DIALIS can cause ulnar nerve symptoms. With elbow 2 90 degrees @ side thumb pointing up. It is the muscle just 2 the outside of midline. Nerve exits from under it @ mid 4arm. Sensory nerve innervates the back of the thumb & index & the space between. No motor (muscle) involved in the hand. Tap along the path nerve mid 4are to snuff box and may feel zingers. Not treatment, just rest & wait. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a pulled muscle and does it lead to swelling?

What are the symptoms of a pulled muscle and does it lead to swelling?

Possible: Muscle strain, pulled muscle, can have swelling depending on the number of fibers injured and the inflammatory response of your body. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause these symptoms of a pulled muscle on the left side of my chest?

Can anxiety cause these symptoms of a pulled muscle on the left side of my chest?

Nerve root irritatio: Anxiety will aggravate the pain symptoms but usually not the cause of your pains.
Please make sure that you are not over exercising or lifting heavy things. You will need to be evaluated by your family doctor
and a specialist and physical medicine and rehabilitation. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a pulled muscle that happened while doing leg press the pain is in my lower leg?

What are the symptoms of a pulled muscle that happened while doing leg press the pain is in my lower leg?

Many symptoms: Symptoms of a pulled muscle include pain over the muscle body, swelling, bruising, and weakness of the muscle. See your doctor if you have these symptoms, or are otherwise concerned of a tear. ...Read more

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36 yr old male non-smoker, experiencing occasional feeling like pulled muscle in mid/upper left chest. No other symptoms. Safe to wait it out a bit?

36 yr old male non-smoker, experiencing occasional feeling like pulled muscle in mid/upper left chest. No other symptoms. Safe to wait it out a bit?

See a doctor: Diagnosis of chest discomfort ca be a challenge, and it's best to err on the side of safety. Suggest you see your doctor for an examination and appropriate tests. ...Read more

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Pain in the calf when I walk or sit on my knees. No other symptoms but I fear blood clot. Pulled muscle or blood clot?

Pain in the calf when I walk or sit on my knees. No other symptoms but I fear blood clot. Pulled muscle or blood clot?

Calf pain: Need more info, How long have you had this? Any history of trauma? What medications do you take? Any recent log distant travel or recent surgery., most common in a young female would be muscle strain ...Read more

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How can I cure a pulled muscle quickly?

How can I cure a pulled muscle quickly?

NSAIDS, ice, walk: Low intensity cycling or walking, then gentle stretching exercises. Ice for about 45 minutes 3-4 times per day, will address inflammation and swelling, never apply ice to the skin, always over a towel or clothing. Pain can be relieved with over-the-counter medications like advil or aleve (naproxen). Follow directions on label. ...Read more

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How can I treat a pulled muscle on my side?

How can I treat a pulled muscle on my side?

Depends: Make sure it is a "pulled muscle" first. How did it happen and what are the symptoms. If it is in fact a pulled muscle, ice, rest and Ibuprofen will help. Try not to strain it further for the next 10-14 days. You may get help by wearing an abdominal wall binder or brace (large velcro strap) around your abdomen. If in doubt, get it checked out. ...Read more

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How do I make a pulled muscle stop hurting?

How do I make a pulled muscle stop hurting?

Variable: Rest, gentle stretching, ultrasound sometimes helps, nsaids, gentle massage, accupuncture. ...Read more

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What can I do to know if I have a pulled muscle?

What can I do to know if I have a pulled muscle?

Wait and see: The only way you know you have a pulled muscle is that the condition improves within 2 weeks. ...Read more

Dr. Rohit Keswani
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Muscle Strain (Definition)

Muscle strain, also called a pulled muscle, is a condition where a muscle or its tendon is overstretched and torn leading to pain, decreased range ...Read more