Prolonged Pain In The Left Arm, Shoulder, And Back Of The Head?
good afternoon, I want to ask if the left arm, shoulder, back of the left side of the pain is prolonged and every minute the pain appears the pain is pinched and skinned, what is the pain really? huh?
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Pain in the left arm, shoulder, and back of the head that is experienced needs to be explored further. Head pain can be caused by primary headaches and secondary headaches. Primary head pain can be divided into several types, including tension type headaches, migraine type headaches, cluster type headaches. Secondary headache is headache caused by other underlying diseases such as high blood pressure, abnormalities of blood vessels around the head region, intracranial tumors, or malignancy in the head region.
Pain in the shoulder and left arm can be caused by several possibilities, including injury to muscles, ligaments, tendons or bones in the area associated with pain, abnormalities in the arrangement of bones in the left arm or shoulder, abnormalities in the joints of the left arm or shoulder (dislocation, inflammation) , infections in the related area, side effects of the medication you are consuming, interference with the nervous system in the related area.
To find out the diagnosis that underlies the symptoms that you experience, it is advisable to consult a doctor related to further examination and management. Anamnesis can be made related to complaints experienced, a thorough physical examination, and supporting examinations such as imaging (X-ray of the neck and shoulder area) if found indications for the examination. Not recommended to do activities that are too heavy, if you have to work using a computer, make sure your posture is maintained properly, avoid taking medication alone without doctor's instructions.
Hopefully this information can help you,