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Hi. This could just be from stress and anxiety but the numbness in your arm could be from a disk problem in your neck. Heart pain from angina or a heart attack usually causes left arm pain, not numbness.
That said, there's no way I can tell you absolutely this isn't angina or a threatened heart attack so the best thing for you to do is to see a doctor for an exam, an EKG, an echocardiogram, and perhaps an MRI of your cervical spine
Let me know please if you need any more information
You can have that even with no neck problem or pain. If the numbness is from the elbow down it could be from a radial or ulnar nerve entrapment and that would take nerve conduction studies to confirm. But with stress comes hyperventilation which can also cause that kind of numbness. I just can't in good conscience tell you not to get this checked out
I'm sorry--your nurse?
You need to see your GP for him to decide what tests need to be done. For the cardiac workup that might cost several hundred dollars. The MRI might run you over $300. The nerve conduction studies would cost around $300