I'm a male, 52, just had an Xray of the right shoulder after developing pain, numbness and weakness in my right arm going on about 1.5 years. Arthritis was diagnosed. PT was prescribed, but can't afford the office visits 3/week. I believe the arthritis, but think there's something else going on in there. If I sleep on the right side, my arm goes numb and gets weak after waking, my hand shakes and itches like crazy sometimes. I think I have a nerve issue, but I'm unsure of what to do next. Even sleeping on my left leads to numbness on the right arm. I go to a chiro. once a month for back issues. She thought maybe thoracic outlet syndrome, but the ortho. thought otherwise. Is an MRI or other tests warranted or should I just try the PT? Thanks.View Thread
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