I have sharp shooting pain in my left hand and middle finger does that mean signs of a heart attack? I'm 28 years old and a female.

No. The typical pain from a heart attack is shoulder to arm. The pain you describe is more neurological. Still be safe and check it out. Rare things always happen.

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Mini heart attack or pinched nerve, im 22, 5'11, 236lbs, smoker, junkfood eater, no exercise, shooting pain radiating from my neck, worsens at shoulder and shooting down into my arm and hand?

Only A or B? I've never heard of a mini heart attack, but I expect your heart may not be as healthy as some 22 yr olds'. A cervical disc problem may be found, but I'm not happy trying to select A or B. You are heading down a bad highway and the pains and distress that you'll be heading toward make this look like a walk in the park. Please do comsider making changes. Talk to older folk about it life. Read more...
Radicular pain? You need to consult your Family Physician and get checked.At your age with the symptoms you described it is very unlikely to be due to heart problem And more likely from a problem with your Cervical Spine and may be a pinched nerve causing pain radiating down the arm Get your self checked and treated And advice to stop smoking and lifestyle changes for your eating habits and exercise. Read more...

Is intermittent tingling on two fingers and a pressure feeling on the tip of thumb on my left hand a sign of impending stroke or heart attack?

Possibly. This may be related to a nerve compression syndrome, but TIA or atypical angina need to be considered. See your doc to get it checked out. Read more...
Tingling. This is more than likely due to something in your neck irritating a sensory part of the nerve usually c6 or c7. If you are concerned about it you should see your family doctor. Signs of a stroke are usually more pronounced ie, facial weakness, arm weakness, speech disturbance, visual changes.. Read more...

Does left hand pain mean heart attack?

Heart attack. Left hand pain means left hand pain. Sometimes heart attack has left arm and pain associated with it. Left hand pain could be due to arthrits, trauma, infection and a myriad of non heart attack things.......... Read more...

My left hand feels hard and numb. Also palm is sweaty, why? Is this related to a heart attack?

See a dr asap. This could be- although probably not. Still seek medical attention asap to make certain it is not a heart attack. From there, if it is not, they will work up your hand. Read more...

My left shoulder down to my left elbow down to my left hand hurts and tingles. Could I be getting ready to have a heart attack?

Unlikely. Unless you have significant risk factors, medical problems or family history of heart attacks at a young age, it is unlikely. Still i would speak with your doctor about this. Do you have neck problems? Pinched nerve would be much much more likely. Read more...
Unlikely. Heart attacks (the arteries to the heart) are not a consideration for your age and sex, unless you have other severe medical conditions. It is most likely myofascial referred pain when the tingling follows a classic path from a large muscle in the shoulder to the same arm. Massaging the muscle where it is coming from will help, posture issues or overuse problems are usually the source. Read more...

My left arm is falling sleep and my left hand hurt for the pass three days and also have chills. Are those symptoms of a heart attack? I am 35

See a doctor now. This is not normal. I can't tell you what is wrong, but you should seek immediate evaluation and care by the most available means. I suggest you go to the emergency room without delay. Read more...
Unlikely. Left arm falling asleep is more likely related to peripheral nerve issues of the arm or shoulder. Symptoms worrisome for acute heart issues are chest pain extending to the left arm. Chills are very nonspecific and can be associated with many disorders including flu, infection and other systemic maladies. Read more...

Is weird numbness and tingling on the left side of your left hand a symptom of impending heart attack?

Probably not. Pain or numbness in the left arm or hand can be associated with heart attacks. However, there usually are other symptoms such as chest pain, shortness of breath, and fatigue. If you just have numbness and tingling it is probably related to pressure on the nerve either in the neck, the elbow, or the wrist areas. Read more...
Sometimes. Sometimes it is heart related and sometimes it is a pinched nerve. See your doctor. Read more...
Probably not. Arm pain that radiates (travels to) the hand and particularly the fingers is usually not heart related, but more likely to be a pinched nerve in the neck. The is referred to as as cervical neuropahy, if it comes from the spine, or brachial neuropathy, if it comes from lower down. I've seem this happen if someone leans heavily on crutches they have been using for a sprained knee. Read more...