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Difficulty straightening arm, pain when lifting objects. Can you help?

It started off with my left hand. I could not lift anything with it and couldn't straighten it out properly and it hurt. Then moved onto my right arm, I can't lift it as it hurts, then I t moved onto my left arm this morning, I can't lift it as it hurts. When I say hurt I mean cry in pain if I try to lift my arms. Both my arms and my hand has not got any better and the doctors do not know what it causing this yet. Can you help me?
Asked On : Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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The pain that you are feeling could be due to a muscle stiffness or tendonitis. A nerve related problem can also cause such symptoms. You need to get an MRI of your back and shoulder done to find out the exact cause.
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Answered: Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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