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Why Do My Arms Hurt And Feel Hot
Need: Health Profile: In a question like this it would help to know a little bit about your medical history. Age? Male/female? Known medical problems. Also, medically speaking arms are above the elbows and below the shoulders, forearms are below the elbow to the wrist. Feeling hot could be associated with infections, arthritis, rheumatoid, or nerves. It might help to up date your profile on this site so i can check it. ...Read more
See your doctor: There are many possible explanations including nerve problems like nerve root compression or peripheral neuropathy, or inflammatory disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis or lupus. Or, it may not be related to an underlying disease at all. Your doctor can do some routine evaluations and bloodwork to help you determine the cause. ...Read more
Slamming breathtaking Cher pain off/on. Can't take deep breaLightheaded, nausea. Chills/cold/hot. Hurt across shoulder areas/top of chest to lift arms?
Needs Evaluation: Your symptoms of chest pain when you breathe in, along with the chills/fever and pain that's between your shoulders, arms and back are concerning for a possible infection such as a pneumonia that is irritating the diaphragm and a major nerve (the vagus nerve) that run through the areas described. The most important thing is to get evaluated now by a doctor before it gets worse. ...Read more
Cleaned house now arms numb and neck hurts more sore feeling than pain my arms feel like icy hot down the outer part to hands?
Burned arm wk ago. At least 2nd degree. Now hurts a lot and is becoming more red and is hot to touch. Can ER do anything i can't do at home?
Yes! Of course!: You don't necessarily need to go to er but at least check in w/your family doc to see if you have an infection at burn site. My concern is that burn should hurt less, become less red, and not be hot to touch after a week. You're describing signs of infection. So go see your family doc for an inperson evaluation asap. ...Read more
Nexplanon suddenly hurts in arm. Hot flashes. Pain and maybe bent on one end. Ive had nexpl. For 5mo. ?
Extremely painful hard upper arm mass, not visible been there for many months no injury hot to touch hurts/hard to move arm. Pain spreading down arm. ?
Abscess?: I would urge you to see your family doctor and let him/her examine this painful, hard, upper arm mass. He/she may be able to treat it themselves or should know which specialist to refer you to get it resolved. Do not put this off any longer. Call the office first thing in the morning. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Severe right shoulder pain hot started spontaneously , makes my whole arm feel heavy at times. Doesn't hurt to me my arm/ shoulder in anyway!?
I fell on mon and hit my left elbow on a table. Since then I've had arm pain, my arm feels hot, and it hurts to use it. Should I just rest or get help?
Get it checked: Without being able to examine your arm and assess for swelling, redness, movement, etc. its hard to say for certain whether there is possibly a fracture or infection/inflammation somewhere or whether this can just be treated with pain medications and rest. It is best to get it checked by an MD. I hope you feel better soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer