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Both my left and right arm feel tired all of a sudden. What could be wrong?

Both my left and right arm feel tired all of a sudden. What could be wrong?

Arms tired: What were you doing? Heavy work? Did this come on suddenly without warning? 'tired' may mean weak - if you have tired or weak arms, you should see a neurologist for a complete examination - in this way, you will get an answer to your problem and a sound course of care may be planned.

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My right arm feels tired and weak. What could be the problem?

My right arm feels tired and weak. What could be the problem?

Right arm weakness: Concerning. If isolated right arm weakness it may represent a cervical spine problem. However one always has to be concerned about a stroke. I would see a physician ASAP.

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My upper right arm feels tired and uncomfortable especially when on the computer at home using mouse with my right hand. I'm a 20y.o male non smoker.

My upper right arm feels tired and uncomfortable especially when on the computer at home using mouse with my right hand. I'm a 20y.o male non smoker.

R arm tightness: Could be due to repetitive use. Does your pinkey feel numb or tingling? That together with upper arm suggests thoracic outlet syndrome. Could try motin if not allergic 200 mg 2 tabs 2 x a day, rest for 1-2 minutes every 30 minutes and physical therapy F/U w/doc. Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/thoracic-outlet-syndrome/basics/definition/CON-20040509

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Earler today the uper part of my rite cheak went numb and now my right arm feels supper tired and hurts slitely worried about it also felt like I had to throw up and then I did

Earler today the uper part of my rite cheak went numb and now my right arm feels supper tired and hurts slitely worried about it also felt like I had to throw up and then I did

New: New symptoms of numbness and weakness in the face or in a limb, and with nausea and vomiting could indicate a serious problem involving the brain, like a stroke. They should be checked out by a doctor. To check the problem, the doctor will ask questions (including questions about risk factors for stroke), medical history (including history of chronic conditions like migraine with sensory or motor aura), and personal habits (including use of any recreations drugs like methamphetamine), and may order tests including blood tests and imaging (like MRI of the brain).

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Earler today the uper part of my rite cheak went numb and now my right arm feels supper tired and hurts slitely worried about it also felt like I had to throw up and then I did

Earler today the uper part of my rite cheak went numb and now my right arm feels supper tired and hurts slitely worried about it also felt like I had to throw up and then I did

Sensory: Sensory symptoms affecting the face and upper limb can be caused by problems affecting one of several parts of the central nervous system (brain, brainstem and spinal cord). Nausea (a feeling like you have to throw up) can be caused by problems affecting the brainstem, among other places. The range of possible explanations for a syndrome of numbness of one side of the face, one upper limb, and nausea includes migraine and stroke. Determining which of the many possibilities is correct requires a more detailed story, an examination, and possibly testing. New symptoms, or symptoms that don't get better, is a good reason to get checked out by a doctor.

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30yr old female, 4 a month now severe tiredness, needing 2 rest but can't sleep, headaches, dizziness, pins in needles, dull right arm&tingling in face.

30yr old female, 4 a month now severe tiredness, needing 2 rest but can't sleep, headaches, dizziness, pins in needles, dull right arm&tingling in face.

Head: Definitely time for a thorough neurologic history and examination. You would likely need a brain scan based on this alone.

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Recently when I work out, my right arm will fatigue long before my left arm does, and it feels like a rock afterwards, but my left arm is ready. Why?

Arm strength: Are you left handed? It appears that your left upper extremity is stronger than your right. However if there Is pain or deformity in the right upper extremity consultation with an orthopedic surgeon is recommended.

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I'm 22 no health problems I have right arm pain it starts like n my shoulder all the way down kinda like a tired feeling n it? ER?

I'm 22 no health problems I have right arm pain it starts like n my shoulder all the way down kinda like a tired feeling n it? ER?

Arm pain: I would get checked by a physician ASAP. Stroke which is rare in your age group is always a consideration. Cervical radiculopathy is a strong consideration. Other peripheral nerve problems must be ruled out. See the doctor soon

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Right upper part chest pain when exhaling. Also Right arm feels uncomfortable. Later days I have severe fatigue and feels so dry.

Right upper part chest pain when exhaling. Also Right arm feels uncomfortable. Later days I have severe fatigue and feels so dry.

See s doctor: Pancreatitis can cause referred pain to the abdomen, chest, shoulder, and other places, so this may be related to eating fatty foods, which can cause more pain afterwards. If the pain is bothering you, see your GP, especially if the arm is involved, there may be a musculosketal issue or GE reflux that can be causing symptoms.

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"i'm experiencing under forearm fatigue that lasts all day. Feels like I've lifted weights and the muscle never recovered. Right arm only. Any ideas?

"i'm experiencing under forearm fatigue that lasts all day. Feels like I've lifted weights and the muscle never recovered. Right arm only. Any ideas?

Overuse: It all depends on what you are doing. I'm going to assume that you are right handed. Perhaps you are doing a new activity that has your muscles fatigued. It could be nerve compression in the neck or in the arm. Ice and nsaid's to start off and see if that helps. If it gets worse or does not improve in a week or two, see your doctor. An unlikely cause is exercise induced compartment syndrome.

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I've been having forearm fatigue in my right arm for 6 weeks now. It started when I was using my computer. There is no pain. What could this be?

I've been having forearm fatigue in my right arm for 6 weeks now. It started when I was using my computer. There is no pain. What could this be?

Strain: This is most likely muscle strain from overuse or simply from positional issues when using the computer and resting the forearm followed by altering your technique or even trying a wrist, forearm brace when using the computer may help. A consultation with an occupational therapist may be worthwhile if you get no relief from these measures.

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I am a righty, but usually hold things with left arm to use my right hand. Now right arm more fatigue after exercise. Normal?

I am a righty, but usually hold things with left arm to use my right hand. Now right arm more fatigue after exercise. Normal?

Could be: Often, the arm used more (dominant) can develop an "overuse syndrome" and experience some increased fatigue after use (exercise). Best wishes.

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I had a sharp pain in my chest followed by shallow breathing feeling tired and my hands were shaking and my right arm hurt for a while after?

I had a sharp pain in my chest followed by shallow breathing feeling tired and my hands were shaking and my right arm hurt for a while after?

Chest pain: Given your age, it is very likely that you could be experiencing an acute episode of anxiety which doctors commonly refer to as a panic attack. However, there are other causes of acute chest pain that first need to be ruled out such as heart related pain. Other causes could be acid reflux and muscle/bone pains. It is best to seek medical treatment as soon as possible for your complaint.

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Right arm pain from inside elbow to the hand with intermittent tingling in the fingers. Arm has no strength to it lifting my ipad hurts. + fatigue.?

Right arm pain from inside elbow to the hand with intermittent tingling in the fingers. Arm has no strength to it lifting my ipad hurts. + fatigue.?

Ulnar neuropathy: "inside elbow" is the realm of the ulnar nerve, so your symptoms may represent a cubital tunnel syndrome, which is an ulnar nerve compression condition at the elbow that can cause the symptoms you describe. Alternatively, a cervical radiculopathy (pinched nerve in your neck) could cause similar symptoms. See a physician if symptoms persist.

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Heart patient (3 90% blockages 1 stent) Has RIGHT arm pain and fatigue a few hrs into his day. Nuclear stress test showed right side vdark. Ideas?

Heart patient (3 90% blockages 1 stent) Has RIGHT arm pain and fatigue a few hrs into his day. Nuclear stress test showed right side vdark. Ideas?

Concerned: I am concerned by the story presented. I assume the dark right side of the heart is an area not well perfused with blood. Nonetheless the patient needs to see the cardiologist as solo as possible. Symptoms are worrisome. Best wishes

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Right arm fatigue with arm pit tightness; t3 (liothyronine) and t4 disc buldge that caused left shoulder pain; PT helped left shoulder but then right arm got worse.

Right arm fatigue with arm pit tightness; t3 (liothyronine) and t4 disc buldge that caused left shoulder pain; PT helped left shoulder but then right arm got worse.

I assume you have...: ...questions, but it's not clear what they are. In any case, only your physical therapist and physician have enough information to give you a meaningful explanation. Please don't hesitate to ask them what they think the problem is and what should be done to evaluate and treat it.

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I have pain in my upper right chest above my breast my right arm and shoulder hurts I have a tough time breathing and am tired a lot my lungs are normal my EKG was normal the pain is not going any where my d dimer test is elevated and my red count and whi

I have pain in my upper right chest above my breast my right arm and shoulder hurts I have a tough time breathing and am tired a lot my lungs are normal my EKG was normal the pain is not going any where my d dimer test is elevated and my red count and whi

Many possibilities: Chest pain with deep breaths can be due to a number of causes, including costochondritis (a rib/cartilage pain, a rib fracture, muscular strain, a pneumothorax (partially collapsed lung), any number of lung diseases, and even heart disease. Although costochondritis is common, be sure to see your doctor to rule out other more serious causes, or the er if severe pain or short of breath.

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Feel pain in right arm when pressures is pushed on it or when rotating it.

Need more informatio: Where is exactly the pain when you rotate it. At the elbow or wrist or in-between? It could be Tennis elbow if at the elbow, or carpal Tunnel if at the wrist. That is why teh exact location and exact movement needs to be known before giving the diagnosis. Did you fall or had Tehran injury?