Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
123 Doctors are Online

Shoulder pain along scapula radiating to arm, elbow, finger. Due to pulled muscle?

I have been having shoulder pain along the edge of my scapula for about 4 weeks now. It was concintrated pain at first, but then it graduallly spread down my arm to my elbow . Now i get a dull pain all the way from my scapula to my elbow and occastionally a tingling sensation into my forearm into my pinky finger . I thought I pulled a muscle but it hasnt gotten amy better.
Asked On : Thu, 28 Mar 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  96
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
Naturopathy & Yoga Specialist 's  Response
Hi samantha.guenther

It looks like a problem in your neck vertebra aliments with pinching nerves branches and muscle spasms. It can be after repeated movements, exercises’, inconvenient pillow. Other factors that can lead to it are lack of the vitamins D, B-12, magnesium, dehydration, hormonal changes (BCP), body’s acidity. It cause repair deficit, so your body cannot handle repetitive movements.
Acupuncture and chiropractic manipulation and healthy diet can be helpful

I wish you get well.
Answered: Fri, 19 Apr 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor