Posts Tagged ‘pain in the arm’

Acute pain in the arm

Acute pain in the arm is characterized by a sudden onset of mild discomfort to severe, manifesting anywhere from wrist to shoulder. The main causes of acute pain in the arm include damage to bones, muscles and tendons of the affected limb. Less frequently, infections and diseases can cause this condition. On physical examination, diagnostic […]

Causes of arm pain

The arm pain may be due to multiple factors. Some causes are simple and easy to treat, while others are more serious. Most pains like those due to fractures or muscle tension, are directly related to the arm, but there may be indirect causes, such as heartburn. Fractures Fractures cause pain in the arm and […]