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arm not working properly

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • September 13, 2009
  • 03:18 AM

When i bend my arms clench my fist to make a muscle in my upper arm, it works in my left arm but i just cant make a muscle in my right. Earlier i had been going to a gym.but when i felt this happening i dropped it.Its been like two months that i realized this.and can somebody help me with what this thing really is.i dont feel any pain anywhere in my body. thanks

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  • When i bend my arms clench my fist to make a muscle in my upper arm, it works in my left arm but i just cant make a muscle in my right. Earlier i had been going to a gym.but when i felt this happening i dropped it.Its been like two months that i realized this.and can somebody help me with what this thing really is.i dont feel any pain anywhere in my body. thanks Since there does not seem to be a history of trauma in your story, this may be the result of a compression on a nerve root at the neck level. You should definitely go to the doctor and he/she will probably order an EMG/NCV (electromyelogram/nerve conduction study). This can tell you if the nerve connecting your brain to your muscle is working.
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    • September 15, 2009
    • 07:39 PM
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  • go see a chiropractor. Happened to someone I know and after therapy was fine
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • September 16, 2009
    • 00:14 AM
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