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My partner had a pain in right arm that shot up the neck, also on the right side. What does this mean? Any help greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance

My partner had a pain in right arm that shot up the neck, also on the right side. What does this mean? Any help greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance

See a doctor: If you are worried, get them to see or at least speak with their doctor. Go to an er if they don't have a doctor. I am a psychologist and not a medical doctor, but it sounds like you may need some live advice & i'm just here on my computer and wanted to respond quickly. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my right arm sometimes hurts?

What does it mean if my right arm sometimes hurts?

More info needed: There are nerves, muscles, tendons, ligaments, blood vessels and bones in your arm. Your symptoms may be coming from any of these tissues. Without knowing more precisely where your arm hurts, what makes it better or worse, how long the symptoms have been present, and other such details, it is impossible to speculate as to the cause. The best thing to do is to be evaluated by your orthopedist. ...Read more

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Pain and discomfort in my right arm, what could that mean?

Pain and discomfort in my right arm, what could that mean?

I can list 15+ Dxs: Too little info. Where in arm is the pain. What makes it better? Worse? Frequency? Character? Persistence? Pattern? Injury? Dominance? Occupation? Deformity like swelling? Answer and then I may help. ...Read more

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What does if mean to have pain shooting up and down right arm?

Evaluation Needed: Could be nerve issues, muscle issues, heart issues. The key is to go to doctors and get evaluated and treated properly. ...Read more

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What it means to get right arm pain?

Several options: Unfortunately this is an extremely nonspecific question, and would depend on the location, nature, chronicity, etc of the pain. Numerous conditions can cause arm pain, including a pinched nerve, tendonitis, fracture, sprain/strain, etc. See your physician if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your right arm hurts?

What does it mean when your right arm hurts?

Many possibles. : You need to provide specifics. Is it shoulder, elbow or wrist? The question is too vague. ...Read more

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What does the symptom of a tingling right arm mean?

Irritated/pinch nerv: Usually pinching of nerves from neck to wrist can occur and symptoms and signs will depend on the location of compression of one or more nerves. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your right arm hurts in a woman?

What does it mean when your right arm hurts in a woman?

Depends...: Depending on which part of your arm hurts, what makes it better and worse, and other aspects of your exam, there are multiple possible causes ranging from muscle tightness to referred pain to a pinched nerve. Start with your primary care doctor- they may refer you to a sports med doc or physiatrist for further diagnosis or treatment. ...Read more

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I have numbing pains in my right arm what does that mean?

I have numbing pains in my right arm what does that mean?

See below: There are a number of possibilities. You may have a problem with one of the nerves such as carpal tunnel syndrome which is a compression of the median nerve at the wrist. Compression of the ulnar nerve at the elbow could also cause a different set of symptoms. Compression of a nerve in the neck can cause numbing pain in the arm. Sometimes shoulder problems can cause similar symptoms. See a doctor. ...Read more