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    What causes intermittent, dull pain in the left armpit?

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Posted on Mon, 14 Aug 2017 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: What could cause an intermittent, dull pain in my left armpit?
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Answered by Dr. Praveen Tayal 47 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Can be muscle pull.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
The intermittent pain that you have can be due to a muscle strain or pull or a frozen shoulder. Rest mild pain killers and regular physiotherapy can help in relieving the muscle spasm.
I hope this answers your query.
In case you have additional questions or doubts, you can forward them to me, and I shall be glad to help you out.
Wishing you good health.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal.
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