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I have been having pain in my right arm. I cannot lift it

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I have been having pain in my right arm. I cannot lift it higher than being level...cannot even get ice out of freezer.
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Customer: I have two bulging disc in my neck but i get injections for that. I have been a transcriptionist/transcription manager for over 25 yrs but in all that time i never had this issue.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 5 months ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.How long you have such pain?This is likely due to the bicipital tendinitis.The inflammation of the biceps tendon at its attachment to shoulder can cause these symptoms.Rest, ice, Ibuprofen 600 mg 3 times daily with food for 7-10 days will help to recover reasonably.Steroid injection in the shoulder also can be considered for faster recovery.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:

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