I have paid in my bicep when I raise my arm.

Patient

Q: I have pain in my bicep mostly when I raise my arm. Should I see a doctor about this?

Symptoms:  Pain in my bicep when I raise my arm.
Doctor

A:   Thank you for your question. We would require a bit more detail on your pain in order to assess the severity of what is happening here. Pain with decreased range of motion in your upper arm can range from a simple strain of the bicep muscle, muscle contusion, or bruise. Please have your doctor examine your arm to assess the severity of this injury.

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