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Pain in arm and forearm after a intramuscular injection

one month ago i was given intramuscular injection from that day i am suffering from throbbing radiating pain in my left arm. after administration of injection there was numbness which was later reliefed but still there is pain in my left arm and forearm now what is the diagnosis?
Tue, 3 May 2011
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Dear.intramuscular injection is a blind procedure.At times when the near by nerve gets irritated due to the medicines which was injected or needle it self this can happen.Please speak to your doctor who will give some medicines for this and you will b fine.bye.
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