Arm pain is an unpleasant sensation in the arm or upper extremities of the body, ranging from mild pain to unbearable pain. The pain may be caused by injury, damage to tissue or noxious stimulation of nerve fibers. Symptoms vary based on the location. Common symptoms are: • Numbness • Redness • Swelling or tenderness • Stiffness of joints Other disease like arthritis or peripheral vascular disease may also cause arm pain.
HOW IS ARM PAIN DIAGNOSED?
The diagnosis of the Arm pain done by physician involves physical examination and medical history. The doctors will identity the symptoms and determine Arm Pain as there are many causes and reasons for it.
HOW IS ARM PAIN TREATED?
It is treated by pain killers. Also ayurvedic massages and homeopathic treatment may be helpful
DID YOU KNOW?
Arm pain may sometimes considered as a symptom of sudden illness in healthy subjects