Sharp pain under left breast shooting down into my left arm. Any advice?

It could be muscle . Strain(usually sharp pain), rib pain or heart related(usually squeezing mid-sternum). Check for any blisters( if positive, could be due to shingles) go see your dr for ekg and a thorough exam!

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What causes sharp pain above the left breast and under left arm down to the finger tips.?

SHARP PAIN LEFT ARM. Depends how long this has been going on. Also depends upon your age. It could be the beginning of shingles. If you are an older person, it could be a heart ailment. See your doctor . . .Soon! Read more...
Pain above breast. If pain is felt on/above breast and on chest, most importantly is not from the heart! nerves from the neck spine covers the area from above breast to the arms and fingers. When there is pressure on the trajectory of the nerve, pain irradiates along the nerves. Or pain can be just strictly cause by chest problem unrelated to nerves = heart and lung and esophageal prob result in same pain trajectory. Read more...

I have a sharp pain, left shoulder blade wrapping around to my left breast and left arm.

Heart? see a doctor for heart evaluation, if pain progresses go to ER. Not all left chest pain are heart attacks but you want to make sure you ok . Read more...

Since a few days theres a sudde sharp pain above left breast, but yday it went till my left arm which felt really tight. Nausea attimes. Female 18?

Normal. Breast soreness is normal specially after ovulation. when your breast is sore sometimes, pain can radiate to the left arm. So, do not worry. When your period comes, your pain should resolve. Wear a good support bra and drink less caffeine. Good Luck! Read more...

Since yesterday I AM having sharp stabbing paying under left armpit and behind left breast also the pain radiate down my left arm about 8 inches?

Chest pain. this could be a serious condition such as a heart attack. You should seek medical attention for these symptoms. There are less serious causes such as a pinched nerve or pulled muscle. However, you must make sure this is not due to your heart or other life threatening cause. . Read more...

I have been getting sharp pains that only last a second located above the left breast. It's been occurring maybe one an hour whether I'm laying or moving. No other symptoms, but because it's close to my heart should I be concerned? Also my left arm down t

Chest wall pain. Very unlikely due to heart in this scenario. Chest wall structures (muscles, rib cage) are more likely. Does it worsen with deep breath? Tender to press on? Do you smoke? if it increases or persists, see your PCP. Read more...
Prinzmetal's angina. is a possibility and needs to be ruled out before diagnosing it as a chest wall pain . Wearing a holter monitor can help. For more information click here--> http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15293589. Read more...