It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



General Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-16-2007, 04:36 AM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: wisconsin
Posts: 3
lenii HB User
Shoulder pain

Sometimes when I eat, I have this full feeling under my breast bone and discomfort. Then I get a pain in my left shoulder. It may last 10 minutes.

I don't think this sounds like hiatal hernia??? Or Acid reflux??? could it be angina??? and why??

 
Old 04-16-2007, 05:06 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 10,133
feelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB Userfeelbad HB User
Re: Shoulder pain

just one possibility,only because this seems to appear after eating is a possible gallbladder issue?i know the GB is actually on the right side of the chest area but alot of people who i have spoken to and others i have seen post even on this and other sites also appear to have L sided type pain.i am assuming there just has to be a nerve connection somewhere that actually causes the GB pain to radiate to the L side.i know for sure when my son was in liver failure that he had his worst pain on the L side,more into his shoulder area,so there IS definitely something to the way the nerves run from that specific area to the left side of the chest.the GB actually sits kind of into the liver itself.so it would be just one possible cause for your specific type of pain.

you really should see your doc tho just to have this all evaluated.he can also run more specific types of blood tests to determine what may or may not actually be involved or affected in some way.any sort of actual chest pain needs to be fully evaluated,espescially in women as they can present with many different types of heart attack symptoms than most men will.thats why alot of women will not actually have cardiac problems detected as early as most men,we just present much differently in some cases.but see your doc for this just to get the ball rolling.you DO really need to find out just what is actually triggering this.i wish you luck with this.please keep me posted as to what you find out,K? FB
__________________
3-22-01,herniated C-6-7
11-20-01,placement of hardware for failed fusion
9-22-03,removal of cavernous hemangioma that was inside spinal cord. Neuro damage to L hand L leg and R leg.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-16-2007, 03:30 PM   #3
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: wisconsin
Posts: 3
lenii HB User
Re: Shoulder pain

Thank you, Feelbad,

I will take your advise and have it checked out. It doesn't happen all of the time, thank goodness...Thanks again.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Shoulder injury won't heal, getting worse. ChldsPlay Bone Disorders 6 06-24-2010 02:25 PM
carpal tunnel syndrom and neck and shoulder pain Oberthur Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 9 06-09-2010 10:16 PM
Shoulder Pain Help concept Exercise & Fitness 0 10-23-2009 05:39 PM
Long Term Shoulder Pain - why? Also have cubital tunnel syndrome lokobreed Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 0 10-10-2009 10:21 AM
bursitis, tendonitis, frozen shoulder, kenalog ezhbez Open to All Other Health Topics 4 12-16-2006 08:34 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



ladybud (79), sjb (77), SnowBunny2020 (76), Titchou (70), JJ (53), janewhite1 (51), lenvegas (28), midwest1 (25), quincy (20), solofelix (19)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1005), Apollo123 (906), Titchou (850), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (755), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:33 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!