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Throbbing pain in left arm

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My husband is having pain in his left arm that trobs and he has no stranght in it as well, can you help?


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replied November 30th, 2009
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Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum

If your husband has throbbing pain in his left arm and it has lost strength too, then probably there is a nerve injury or a pinched nerve.

Basically MRI of neck and nerve conduction studies may be required. It could also be injury to either bicep or tricep muscles of the arm.

It is difficult to comment beyond that on net. Please consult your PCP and try and get an appointment for a neurologist. Hope this helps. Take care!



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