Posts Tagged ‘arm’

Flexor Pollicis Longus Muscle: Thumb Pain

The flexor pollicis longus muscle contributes to pain in middle joint and tip of the thumb. Pinching motions between the forefinger and thumb can cause intense pain. It can also cause the middle thumb joint to pop and sometimes lock.

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Pronator Teres Muscle: Forearm, Wrist, Thumb Pain

The pronator teres muscle can contribute to pain in the wrist near the thumb. Pain is often felt in the thumb pad and can extend up into the forearm. Cupping the hand can cause become almost impossible because of intense pain in the wrist and or thumb pad.

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Anconeus Muscle: Elbow Pain

The anconeus muscle contributes to pain in the elbow. Pain is most pronounced when straightening the elbow. It is a prime contributor to tennis elbow and affects golfer’s non-dominant elbow.

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Scalene Muscles: Neck, Shoulder, Chest, Upper Back, Arm, Pain

 What pain and symptoms are associated with the Scalene Muscles?   Muscle twitching, jerking and restlessness similar to restless leg syndrome felt in the neck and shoulder is a classic sign of scalene dysfunction Pain in the shoulder that travels down the middle of the upper back toward the shoulder blade Pain in the upper…

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Teres Major Muscle: Arm Pain

The teres major can contribute to pain in the shoulder, upper arm, and forearm. An indication of teres major muscle involvement is pain is felt in the shoulder and upper arm skipping the elbow and reoccurring in the back of the forearm.

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Rotator Cuff Subscapularis Muscle: Frozen Shoulder Pain

Severe deep pain in the back of the shoulder along with an aching band of pain in the back of the wrist are definite signs of subscapularis muscle dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the subscapularis muscle? Severe pain deep in the back of the shoulder Pain in the back of the…

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