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I have sensitive skin on my left hand and upper left arm that feels sore to touch?

I have sensitive skin on my left hand and upper left arm that feels sore to touch?

History neck injury?: Sounds as if you may have a compressed nerve in your neck that may be causing these symptoms. Do have have history of a neck injury, car accident? Any weakness in your left hand or left arm A physician should be able to give you advice on possible workup, treatment including exercises and medicines. Happy healing! ...Read more

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Pleural fremitus is a palpable vibration of the wall of the thorax caused by friction between the parietal and visceral pleura of the lungs. See pleural friction rub for the auditory ...Read more


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Pea size hard lump on the inside of my left arm on the outside of my arm and is sore to touch?

Pea size hard lump on the inside of my left arm on the outside of my arm and is sore to touch?

Cyst? Boil?: A hard, tender lump that is new, usually means inflammation or infection (mild). Cysts and boils often occur under the skin, can be firm and tender. You could try hot compresses to the area. Some people even take an antibiotic to eliminate infection. To be sure, see your doctor who can tell you what you are dealing with. ...Read more

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I have a bump under my left arm pit. It's the size of a cherry. It's sore to touch. There's no rash.?

I have a bump under my left arm pit. It's the size of a cherry. It's sore to touch. There's no rash.?

Get medical exam now: This could be as simple as a boil or enlarged lymph node but also a tumor mass depending on your condition so it requires a physician evaluation and testing to confirm and treat accordingly. ...Read more

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I have recently developed very sensitive skin. It started on my lower left arm and is now across my upper back. Sore to touch but no rash visible.?

I have recently developed very sensitive skin. It started on my lower left arm and is now across my upper back. Sore to touch but no rash visible.?

See a doctor: Your sensitive skin may be a sign of a more serious medical condition and should be evaluated by your doctor as soon as possible. Contact your doctor right away to set an appointment. ...Read more

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My birth control implant is sore to touch on my arm. It also sticks out a lot. Iv had it 4 years now is this normal? It's always stuck out really bad

My birth control implant is sore to touch on my arm. It also sticks out a lot. Iv had it 4 years now is this normal? It's always stuck out really bad

May need removal: The implantable birth controls (implanon/explanon, etc), should be placed in the superficial tissues of the arm so that they are more readily removed. It is possible that the placement of your device is quite appropriate, but it may be lying close to or aggravating a sensory nerve causing discomfort. If there is redness or your feel heat, you should have it checked for a possible infection. ...Read more

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Dull pain in left arm and left leg for months, getting worse. New symptom is upper vertebrae in back extremely sore to touch. Worried about heart. 24.

Dull pain in left arm and left leg for months, getting worse. New symptom is upper vertebrae in back extremely sore to touch. Worried about heart. 24.

Doubt heart: Cardiac pain would be very unlikely. Probably musculoskeletal-skeletal/spinal. Should check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Left arm just on the top side from my bicep and all down to my fingers sore to touch feels like sunburn, also in shoulder blade, under armpit, arm aching?

Left arm just on the top side from my bicep and all down to my fingers sore to touch feels like sunburn, also in shoulder blade, under armpit, arm aching?

Possible allergy: The description of left arm shoulder blade and armpit, aching s-like sunburn aching suggests that it may be either allergic reaction to prolonged exposure to sun, poison ivy or some infection is coming up. See your doctor, get examined and treatment. In the meantime you apply hydrocortisone ointment to left arm ...Read more

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I have a very Sore area on my upper right breast, near my arm pit - maybe a tender lymph gland. It's feels bruised and sore to touch but no swelling.?

I have a very Sore area on my upper right breast, near my arm pit - maybe a tender lymph gland. It's feels bruised and sore to touch but no swelling.?

Lump on Breast: I am very conservative when it comes to new Breast lumps. I feel they all should be checked out. This is both for your piece of mind and because missing something is potentially devastating. Your chances of it being anything is low but not zero. Please make an appointment with your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Soreness on left upper arm that over the course of a few days moves to the back of my neck. Happens about once every 5 - 7 weeks, goes way 3-4 days?

Hard to say: More information is needed. Strange soreness on your arm and neck is taken very seriously. You could have a pinched nerve/cervical radiculopathy, some heart, lung, muscle, rash related issues. Best to see your doctor as soon as possible or go to the emergency room. Good luck ...Read more

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I have a lump on my upper arm; had a bruise above but now it's gone. About quarter size, not painful. I have soreness in my arm around it?

I have a lump on my upper arm; had a bruise above but now it's gone. About quarter size, not painful. I have soreness in my arm around it?

Could be: A contusion and bruise from trauma can present like that. Use of topical analgesics or and oral analgesic and cold compresses in the first 48 hours and warm compresses after that is usual management ...Read more

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I have a bruise and tender spot on my left arm that I don't know how it got there. There is tenderness to the touch further down on my arm as well?

I have a bruise and tender spot on my left arm that I don't know how it got there. There is tenderness to the touch further down on my arm as well?

Bruise: Is your symptom getting worse or improving since you have noticed it? If your symptoms are improving, no reduced range of movement then I woukd not worry. Otherwise see doc. ...Read more

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Pain in palm of hands. Upper arm soreness and sudden short pain in bottom of feet or toes. What can it be? Sudden onset.

Pain in palm of hands. Upper arm soreness and sudden short pain in bottom of feet or toes. What can it be? Sudden onset.

Will need more info: We would need more information about associated conditions. Your physicians will evaluate you for neurological causes, vascular causes and articular causes. ...Read more