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What Causes Weak Thoracic Muscles
No: The nerves to the arms arise from the cervical region. The nerves to the legs arise from the lumbar region. I would go see a neurologist for ongoing problems ...Read more
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Why does anxiety cause, palpations, chest pain, dizziness, weak legs, back pain, and twitching muscles?
Autonomic: nervous system. Anxiety initiates and perpetuates a flight or fight response from your autonomic nervous system leading to all of the symptoms described. That is why, for example, yoga and meditation help. They counteract the autonomic response and relax you. So does slow deep breathing ...Read more
What could cause pain burning in left shoulder & bicep, weakness in arm. 1-10 pain is 3, daily but comes and goes for hours. Does not increase or decrease with movement. Sometimes radiates to chest, stiff neck muscle left side. ?
TOO V CERVICAL DISC: SX are suggest cervical disc disease vs TOO (THORACIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION)When you cough, sneeze or hiccup, you increase intrathoracic pressure and flare pain. Please see your doctor and get an MRI of the cervical spine and MRA of RUE to evaluate both conditions . The 2 can overlap and a NEURO CONSULT for EMG(ELECTROMYELOGRAM) may be needed. Also labs b12/folic acid/TFTS ...Read more
Weakness, chest pain, lightheadedness, muscle pain, chills, tingling limbs, headaches, nausea, lightheaded, rapid heartbeat on movement, palps. Cause?
Stress reaction : Your symptoms may be related to a heart issue but due to your age and unknown other medical history, this is less likely. There are also many other causes that may produce these symptoms like stress reaction or anxiety. However the latter causes are not serious, thus it is important that if these symptoms persist that you seek out medical attention to further identify the cause. ...Read more
I have muscle weakness due to a now stable thoracic syrinx. Lately i've been falling more and my knee collapses while walking. Syrinx progressing?
@age28, jan/11 i had degenerative thoracic spine. Now hav bone&muscle weakness&much pain on back&rib connected 2rightside of bone loss &ribs hurt too.?
Other possibilities?: You are young to have degenerative disease of the thoracic spine - it is more common in people over 40. Right-sided pain of the back and rib cage makes me ask about the possibility of gall bladder disease, though weakness would be uncommon. Nerve compression from degenerative changes could cause pain and weakness. But please see your doctor about this! good luck. Lgromko md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please I am a 42 year old lady have stinging tearing pain in chest nauseas diZzy low energy weak stinging in. Calve muscles ?
Doctor can evaluate: A person with aches at the chest, rib cage, or left shoulder can see his doctor to be evaluated. Pains can come from a heart problem (serious!), neck and shoulder muscles, the ribs and their joints, the lungs inside the chest, etc... If one feels her pain is coming from the heart, has a chest tightness, some difficulty breathing, or has past heart disease, she can go to the E.R. by ambulance. ...Read more
Please can you help me have this stinging stabbing in. Chest wall nauseas dizzy weak stinging in. Calve muscles feel extremely weak?
Emergency room ASAP: It is impossible to tell without testing whether the symptoms you're having could be due to your heart. You should go to the emergency room immediately to get checked out. Call an ambulance if you have no one else to help you get there. Do not delay at all! Go now. Good luck. ...Read more
Past 2 evenings have been feeling very cold, weak, & achy all over, especially back & legs.No fever.Neck & chest muscles hurt when inhaling deeply?
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