I cannot think of any possible connection It sounds more like a shoulder or neck problem than anything else. Sounds like the movement of the arm is what is triggering the sensation. Should have nothing to do with the eye.
You never know. I have had a lot of experiences where touching one area on the body causes a reaction in a distant area.
For example, pressing on the top of my left big toe causes an electric shock in my left elbow and the top of my left hand.
Lightly touching the inside of my right wrist causes a wave of tingling on the right side of my head, but pushing on the outside of my right hand (near the little finger) causes tingling on the LEFT side of my head!
Often I get spontaneous electric shocks exactly simultaneously in one foot and my ribcage or hip.
Bending my head forward causes buzzing, vibrating, or "tense" sensations in different parts of my lower body.
But I have to say I haven't had anything happen when I rub my eye, except twitching above or below the eye.
I haven't been given any explanation for these strange "connections."
it's most likely just the way neurons are connected. (most extreme in people who get amputations, "ghost limbing," but it all goes back to how neurons are connected) I have one or two places that do that too...
Copyright 1994-2018MedHelp.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Vitals Consumer Services, LLC.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. MedHelp is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.