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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Referred_pain

Referred pain, also called reflective pain, is pain perceived at a location other than the site of the painful stimulus. An example is the case of angina pectoris brought on by a myocardial infarction (heart attack), where pain is often felt in ... The pain can radiate to the left side of the jaw and into the left arm. Myocardial infarction ...

myheartsisters.org/2013/07/10/arm-pain-during-heart-attack

Jul 10, 2013 ... Men having a heart attack often feel pain in the left arm. In women, the pain is more likely to be felt in either arm. The pain might also come and ...

www.webdicine.com/referred-pain-left-arm-pain-during-a-heart-attack.html

Oct 24, 2011 ... This referred pain is helpful in the assessment of a heart attack. ... A characteristic symptom is the pain in the left arm that radiates from the nape ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chest-pain/basics/symptoms/con-20030540

Chest pain — Comprehensive overview covers causes, diagnosis, treatment of ... In many cases, the underlying cause has nothing to do with your heart ... radiates to your back, neck, jaw, shoulders and arms — particularly your left arm; Pain ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317652.php

May 27, 2017 ... Learn about the possible causes of left arm pain, including angina, skeletomuscular injury, and heart attack. When should you see a doctor?

www.health.harvard.edu/heart-health/chest-pain-a-heart-attack-or-something-else

Aug 12, 2017 ... Chest pain is an indicator of a possible heart attack, but it may also be a symptom of another condition ... Is the feeling constant, or does it come and go? ... Pain that extends to the left arm, neck, jaw, or back (see figure below).

www.quora.com/Why-does-a-persons-left-arm-hurt-during-a-heart-attack

The nerve supply to the heart and to the left arm originate from the same spinal segment. Although the left arm is a common site of radiating pain - pain whi...

www.wikihow.com/Know-if-Left-Arm-Pain-Is-Heart-Related

Apr 16, 2016 ... The pain is often in the chest area, and may radiate down your left arm, .... Your arm pain could be on the nerve level and have zero to do with ...

www.honorhealth.com/medical-services/cardiac-care/heart-health/heart-attack-symptoms-and-warning-signs

Typical heart attack symptoms and warning signs include pain down the left arm, ... duration or intensity of symptoms, which do not respond to nitroglycerin. ... While pain can radiate to the shoulders, arms, neck, jaw or back, people often ...