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What can cause sharp pains in my left forearm?

What can cause sharp pains in my left forearm?

Number of things: Description of sharp makes it likely it is something localized to the forearm and not being 'referred' from another area, like the heart. (see, prior answers related to referred pain). Presuming there's no trauma, insect bite to area, most likely a tendinitis (tendon connects muscle to joint)--rest the muscles, ice, anti inflammatory. Less likely is a clot in the vein. Persistent pain-again, c doc. ...Read more

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What could cause intermittent pain in my left shoulder?

What could cause intermittent pain in my left shoulder?

Mutiple Causes: Multiple causes of intermittent shoulder pain including bursitis, rotator cuff tendonitis, and pain originating from your cervical spine (neck). Need more info to give you a more specific answer. Maybe best to see your local orthopedist. ...Read more

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What could cause the sharp pains in my foot?

What could cause the sharp pains in my foot?

Not enough info: To answer this question we would need to know your age height weight how often this happens, what you do to make you feel better. After any changes in the color of your foot thickness of the skin, etc. ...Read more

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What could cause sudden sharp pains in my lower left abdomen?

What could cause sudden sharp pains in my lower left abdomen?

SEVERE PAIN = ER: Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal hernia, ovulation pain, intestinal obstruction, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, seminal vesicle inflammation, cancer, aortic aneurysm, renal infection or stone or injury. Get chronic pain checked especially if associated with stool changes. ...Read more

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What could cause sharp pain in my upper left abdomen?

What could cause sharp pain in my upper left abdomen?

Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What can the cause of shooting pains behind my left ear?

What can the cause of shooting pains behind my left ear?

See a dentist and md: You need to be evaluated to determine the cause of your pain. As a dentist i always want a medical doctor to rule out perpetuating factors that can cause these problems before I do anything dental. Dentistry's treatment is more about the muscles than short legs, rotated pelvis, metabolic diseases, cancers, infections etc. ...Read more

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What would cause severe shooting pain in my left side near my ribcage and hurts everytime I breathe?

What would cause severe shooting pain in my left side near my ribcage and hurts everytime I breathe?

Time to see your doc: You have to see your doctor for examination , tests and treatment , it could be pleurisy in your age , has to rule out coronary arterial disease even if you are young. ...Read more

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I get sharp stabbing/cramps in my left side of my upper back witch makes my left chest numb what can cause this?

I get sharp stabbing/cramps in my left side of my  upper back witch makes my left chest numb what can cause this?

Pinched nerve: It could be a pinched nerve from the thoracic spine. Also, check for any kind of rash as shingles could cause similar symptoms. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in my right abdomen?

What can cause pain in my right abdomen?

Too many: disorders to simply list.. More information is needed Where Right upper or lower Type sharp..stabbing etc Onset , how long Frequency how often When?? after meals ETCE ETC ETC ask again ....or arrange for Health tap Prime Live Consultation! Dr Z ...Read more

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What can cause pain in my left breast?

What can cause pain in my left breast?

See your doctor soon: Have you done a self breast exam? Also have you had any breast surgeries, implants, etc? Not knowing too much of your situation, i would suggest you go to your doctor asap and if it gets very bad or you get unusually bad swelling, go to the er. Best of luck! ...Read more

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What could cause sharp pains in my lower stomach?

Lots of things: depending on location, it could be a bladder infection, kidney stone, appendicitis, colitis, small bowel blockage, irritable bowel, ovarian cysts/torsion, etc etc. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in left arm and chest/heart?

What could cause pain in left arm and chest/heart?

Pain: Left arm and chest pain are not always cardiac related. Within the spectrum of symptoms of cardiac ischemia lie the pains in left arm and chest. Many other things can also cause these symptoms. When the symptoms are associated with other complaints and findings, they are compatible with cardiac relation. ...Read more

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What could cause a shooting pain in my right calf?

What could cause a shooting pain in my right calf?

Shooting calf pain: It could be as simple and benign as a muscle cramp or spasm but more serious conditions could be a blood clot or even a pinched nerve in the spine secondary to a herniated or bulging disc. More information needed. ...Read more

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What could cause sharp immobilizing pain randomly in my lower back?

Symptoms: Random occurring low back pain that is immobilizing can be from spinal or abdominal issues. Besides issues such as disc pathology or lumbar instability, random severe pain can be associated with issues such as kidney stones (renal colic). If you suffer immense spinal pain, you need to seek out an opinion with your doctor to determine the cause. ...Read more