Upper Arm Pain Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions

Understand upper arm pain symptoms, including 4 causes & common questions.

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Upper Arm Pain

  • Did you recently experience an injury to the upper arm area?
  • Do you have any idea what may have caused your upper arm pain?
  • Any fever today or during the last week?
  • Does your pain continue into the night?

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Upper Arm Pain Symptom Checker Statistics

People who have experienced mild upper arm pain have also experienced:

  • 10% Rib Pain On One Side
  • 8% Pain In One Shoulder
  • 3% Pain In The Front Of The Shoulder

People who have experienced mild upper arm pain were most often matched with:

  • 50% Cellulitis
  • 37% Biceps Tendonitis
  • 12% Repetitive Strain Injury Of The Upper Arm

People who have experienced mild upper arm pain had symptoms persist for:

  • 37% Over a month
  • 22% Less than a week
  • 20% Less than a day

Source: Aggregated and anonymized results from .

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