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Sharp Pain In Tricep
Overworked muscle: The triceps are a small muscle group that can become overworked very easily. If you have just started to lift weights then this could be the cause. The pain should get better in a few days. If the pain persists or gets worse seek medical attention. You can try warm moist heat which can help the pain. ...Read more
I have a sharp stinging pain in my left tricep. It comes and goes when I press on things mostly. The pain seems to be getting worse and worse.
Tendinitis : Most likely tendinitis...rest, anti inflammatories then see ur doc if no better. If due to a trauma get checked to make sure u don't have a tear ...Read more
I get pain in my triceps... I workout in gym but this pain is unusual.. A sharp pain.. May i know what it may be?
Tendonitis: Ice it after you work out, make sure you don't do triceps exercises every day (switch body workouts day to day to allow for recovery), and consider some anti-inflammatory meds. Make sure you are hydrating well too. Sometimes the muscles can ache if you are a bit dehydrated. ...Read more
I regularly lean on my elbow when watching. after days of leaning,a sharp pain in my upper arm rose(tricep area)(felt like nerve(maybe),its been 7mnth?
The Human Lean-To: Yes it could be a nerve problem(neuropathy)from leaning. I'm surprised your back doesn't also hurt! Proper posture at the computer(or anywhere)is very important these days!So readjust the location of your screen so you can sit upright,knees hip height and arms horizontal.If not better in 3-4 weeks,see a doctor.And check this out: http://dailyinfographic.com/sitting-down-is-killing-you-infographic ...Read more
I have had two sharp stabbing pains in my left tricep lasting no more than a minute , three times this week. No other symptoms except anxiety.
Manyl possibilities: Could be muscle pain from irritation or trauma (including day to day activity). Could be irritation of a nerve to the area. If it is as infrequent and short acting as you say, observe it. If it worsens, gets more severe, frequent, long lasting see your primary doctor. ...Read more
Extreme sharp and stabbing pain in left arm tricep. Haven't been working out just came on suddenly what could cause this?
Pain in both armpits when coughing? Pain is sharp, mostly on right side. Pain is in center of pit where arm and chest meet, goes out toward triceps.
Suffering from a sharp tingling from triceps down to hands but most prominent in elbows & just under my butt, down to my calves where it is most sever?
See Neurologist: You need to have a good neurological exam ...Read more
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