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What causes pain and tingling sensation in upper arm?

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Posted on Sat, 7 May 2016
Question: It feels like I have been punched in my upper left arm. There is no tingling, just a sensation of having been punched. It comes and goes, and hurts more sometimes than others for about a month now. I am 52 years old and obese, non-smoker.
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Answered by Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Need more information

Detailed Answer:
Hello and Welcome

I appreciate your concern

Kindly answer the following to advise accordingly

Do you have any axillary swelling or lymph nodes that are tender
Do you have a family history of breast cancer or any other malignancy
Have you had a breast examination or mammogram or ultrasound of breast done recently
What medications are you currently using currently
Is there associated swelling of the arm

Wishing you best of health

Thanks

Let me know if you have any query

Please consult your doctor before deciding on any further course of action.

For future follow up / correspondence you may ask me directly at the link given below

http://doctor.healthcaremagic.com/Funnel?page=askDoctorDirectly&docId=68107

Dr. M.S. Khalil
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What causes pain and tingling sensation in upper arm?

Brief Answer: Need more information Detailed Answer: Hello and Welcome I appreciate your concern Kindly answer the following to advise accordingly Do you have any axillary swelling or lymph nodes that are tender Do you have a family history of breast cancer or any other malignancy Have you had a breast examination or mammogram or ultrasound of breast done recently What medications are you currently using currently Is there associated swelling of the arm Wishing you best of health Thanks Let me know if you have any query Please consult your doctor before deciding on any further course of action. For future follow up / correspondence you may ask me directly at the link given below http://doctor.healthcaremagic.com/Funnel?page=askDoctorDirectly&docId=68107 Dr. M.S. Khalil