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What Causes Pain In Chest And Arm On Left Side Of Body
Left-sided dull chest pain for 36hrs. Hurts mostly when I move left arm. Also, tender to touch. Possible causes?
I have chest pain on left side while exercising and lately chest pain on same side and weakness in left arm while resting what could cause this?
Sudden spells of sweating, vertigo, fatigue and heaviness of the body. Off and on left-sided chest pain, moves down left arm. What is happening?
I would be: Worried about your heart. See your Dr. Immediately. ...Read more
Left side pain in chest and shoulder radiating to back. Intermittent with no clear cause but worse upon movement. Arm feels very heavy and tired. Heart rate is regular. Pain is Not effected by breathing. Last 2 fingers tingling. What is It?
If blood pressure/heart rate normal can you still have a heart attack? What cause blood clot? I have teeth, jaw, arm, neck, chest pain left side all day?
BP, Blood Clot, Pain:
The pain that you describe warrants immediate attention.
You should visit a physician asap! ...Read more
What can cause chronic left arm and chest pain in an otherwise healthy 20year old? Pain happens few times a week and lasts hours at a time. Sharp.
Just because you are: Only 20 doesn't mean you can't have heart related issues. It is unlikely at your age, but you should still be checked out. If you are using illegal drugs, specifically cocaine, it makes that much more likely, as the drug itself can cause coronary artery spasm without any prior heart disease. It's also fairly likely that it is just costochondritis, or other injury, but you need to see a doctor. ...Read more
I woke up today with chest pain on my left side and to my left shoulder down my arm. It's not too painful but is enough to be discomforting?
Chest wall pain: The number one cause of chest pain is not cardiac but chest wall pain. Although a heart attack may come at an early age that would be very rare. There are many risk factors involved such as high blood pressure, immediate family history, smoking and many others. Symptoms could include sweating, nausea, and shortness of breath. Rest your arm, take an nsaid with food. ...Read more
Chest pain that only hurts on left side when I move a certain way and especially painful (sharp!) when I start to stretch my arms forward. Dangerous?
What causes chest pain on the right side underneath the arm? Hurts to bend over that direction, and a little when taking deep breaths. Pain rate is 6.
I've been having chest pain in the left side that comes and goes along with pain in my right arm. It feels as if I just got a shot in my arm. Anxiety?
Typical chest pain would be pain that is worse with exertion and improved/relieved with nitroglycerin. Sometimes it may not be as clear-cut as that.
There are many factors to consider including age, presence of diabetes, hypertension, smoking, early family history of cardiac disease, high cholesterol. A thorough history regarding your symptoms is suggested, whether it be in ER or urgent care. ...Read more
Where?: It could be from tour neck, chest or a dozen place in the upper limb. Please be specific. Where and when and how. Over use? Normal use? Only pain-no weakness or numbness, Could be any of two dozen things. ...Read more
I have chest pain in my left side when I take a deep breath or move my left arm or do minimum activity it gets worse what should I do?
Chest pain: This sounds musculoskeletal but you should get checked by a doctor to see what is the problem. ...Read more
Left side chest pain, hurts when pressed and sometimes I get a sudden stabbing no pain only lasts a few seconds no pain in middle of chest or arms?
In general: Sharp or stabbing pains are from the muscles and bones. Reproducing the pain with physical pressure usually excludes the heart as a cause. Cardiac pain is usually dull like a tooth ache. Sometimes lung pain or pain from the pleura (lining of the lungs) can be sudden sharp and brief. To be safe get checked out by a health care provider. ...Read more
I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: feels sharp or stabbing) (severity: severe) (side: both, left) (time frame: sudden), arm pai...
Time to see a doctor: Chest pressure, chest pain, or trouble breathing are signs that she should talk with her doctor right away or go to the E.R. In adults, chest pain can be a heart attack. She should not drive herself (safer by ambulance). If it turns out not to be myocarditis, heart attack symptoms, or anxiety attack symptoms, the E.R. will also have checked for problems such as a collapsed lung or a pneumonia. ...Read more
Yesterday I experienced sudden chest pain on my left side with sweat and pain in my left shoulder and arm please help. I shall will be thankful to u.
Chest pain left side:
How old are you, is this the first episode? For how long it lasted. Did you feel dizzy, shortness of breath? palpitations,
Did the pain went away on its own?
I need a more comprehensive medical history. Or may go to a Dr. And have an EKG done, followed by a tread mill test.
I have in mind that you may had a coronary event. That requires clarification, to rule it out. ...Read more
Chest pain: Hello, please take notice of this answer. Chest pain in any individual needs urgent attention, we always assume chest pain is heart related until proven otherwise. Acid reflux, pulmonary embolism (blood clot in the lung), heart valve issues, muscle or rib strain, and pinched nerves in the neck can all be possible causes, call your pcp or go to the nearest er now. Good luck. ...Read more
Few possibilities: But needs to be checked asap.Get a more detailed answer ›
Bad bicycle fall, severe chest pain in my left side, under arm and arm, nauseated, can't sleep, it's been 3 weeks?
Simple: Your symptoms are likely benign but deserve evaluation. Get a check-up. HRS, MD, FACC ...Read more
My friend has been having chest pain. He is 21 years old, male healthy weight. The left side of his chest was hurting, his right arm was going numb?
Wrong age/pattern: This is not a heart issue from your description. The wrong arm is involved & 21 yo don't have coronary vessel disease (the thing that causes heart pain). It could me chest wall related but a common origin would be=heart burn, triggered by stomach acid backwashing into the swallow tube. (It sits just under the heart-front to back) ...Read more
I experience chest pain on the curves near armpit. But it is on only on chest, not on the arms or armpit. It happens both on left side and right side.
Muscle pain: Depends but perhaps you did something to strain your muscles ...Read more
I started smoking 8months ago. A few days ago I develop continuing chest pain on my left side and my left arm has been numb on-and-off since then. Why?
You will need to have an exam to get the answers to your questions.
Speculations as to the etiology is not helpful--you need an exam
But I can advise you to quit smoking without an exam!! ...Read more
Hi, I am 32 year old female. I am experiencing continuous left upper arm and left side chest pain since last month. Also I feel a dizziness which comes and goes during the day. Is it something which needs medical attention? Am I ignoring my health?
Chest pain dizziness: This requires an answer so you need to be seen ;get medical attention ...Read more
I have slight chest pain on the left side of chest and left arm tingling that also moves to left portiin of neck. I am 21.
Doubt heart disease: Stranger things have happened, but given ur age, I doubt u have heart disease (i.e., cholesterol build-up). Perhaps an old injury to ur neck or spine or shoulder cd be playing a role (play any sports?); alternately, a neurologic or inflammatory condition cd cause it. U shd c a doctor & relay ur symptoms. Keep a log of when & where u get pain, what u r doing, how long it lasts - it'll help w/ cause ...Read more
Whenever I sneeze, cough or move my left arm I get a chest pain at the upper left side, what could it be? Is it cardio related?
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