For Healthcare Professionals
Infographic: Pinpointing Your Pain Location
Knee Pain and Types of Knee Pain
Chest pain can come in a variety of forms. Some require immediate medical attention and others while scary for the individual, do not post a threat to life. Chest pain may have causes that are cardiac, pulmonary, vascular, or even gastrointestinal in nature. It may also be caused as a result of...
Arm pain can be caused by compressed nerves or damaged joints, muscles, and bones. Often arm pain results in sensations of numbness or weakness and can radiate from an injury to the neck or upper spine.
Abdominal pain is any pain experienced from the chest down to the pelvis. The abdomen is often referred to as the stomach. Abdominal pain can include pain involving the following organs: stomach, intestines, kidney, liver, spleen, gallbladder, and pancreas. The cause of abdominal pain depends on...
The shoulder is the most mobile joint in the body. As such, it can be injured through work, everyday activity, overuse or specific conditions.
Facial pain is pain that is felt in any part of the face, including the eyes and mouth. There are a variety of issues that can cause facial pain, including disorder that can cause severe, chronic facial pain.
The wrist is intricate joint connecting the hand to the forearm. It is comprised of 8 carpal bones, radius and ulna, and 5 metacarpal bones. All of these bones allow for the mobility of the hand. Wrist pain can occur as a result of injuries, repetitive use, or specific conditions, such as...
Foot pain can affect the toes, arch, heel, ankle, and achilles tendon. Pain in these locations may be caused by injury, overuse, or inflammation of the bones, joints, ligaments, or tendons.