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Simultaneous pain felt in the arm and chest is most often a sign of a heart attack. Symptoms usually last over 30 minutes, but emergency help should be contacted immediately, says WebMD.

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Some causes of pain in the arm are injuries, nerve issues, inflammation and cardiac arrest, according to Mayo Clinic. There are many variations of each of these causes, and there may be multiple causes happening at once....

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The symptoms of heart attacks are different in women than they are for men, according to WebMD. Women tend to experience less obvious symptoms and don't typically feel severe chest tightening or pain running down the rig...

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Medical attention for a swollen left arm is recommended if swelling is accompanied by pressure, squeezing or fullness in the chest, which could indicate a heart attack, states Mayo Clinic. Medical attention is also recom...

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Pain that occurs in the chest and radiates to the arm can be a sign of coronary artery disease or a myocardial infarction, according to WebMD. Chest pain is called angina, and this is one of many heart-related symptoms t...

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Squeezing pain radiating from the center of the chest that lasts for more than a few minutes can be indicative of a heart attack, according to Mayo Clinic. Other symptoms include uncomfortable fullness or pressure in the...

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The cause of arm pain during a heart attack is pain traveling from the heart and chest, which spreads to the arms and other parts of the body, explains WebMD. Pain in the arms and other areas does not always occur when a...

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