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burning pain in right shoulder blade

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
17 years experience Pain Management
Spine Pain Options: This pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carin Van Gelder
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Sudden?: If you have sudden burning pain under your right shoulder, it could be related to nerve, bone, muscle, heart, skin, lung problems... Is there a rash? ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Newton
19 years experience Pain Management
Get checked out: If this has been going on for several weeks, then it is time to get checked out by you doc. It is likely muscular and would improve with physical the ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Maybe maybe not-: -only an exam by Ur PCP, hands on & possible images. If needed U can get referred if indicated.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Eisenberg
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Neurofibroma: This may be due to a neurofibroma along one of the cervical spinal nerves (possibly c7). You should have an evaluation and MRI by a neurologist. Trea ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
17 years experience Family Medicine
Poor posture: It could be from poor posture. If you sit a lot, you could have slouched shoulders and neck which pull on your shoulder blade. You could have a shou ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
44 years experience Family Medicine
Scapular pain: Most scapular pain is caused by muscle spasm (since the scapula is a free floating bone, there are lots of muscle to hold it in place, and it is easy ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Nerve impingement: can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain and burning pain. This ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
38 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See PMR doc: You are a female in late 60s, and the tendency is for head forward shoulder forward positions. This pinches the cervical outflow, and pulls the should ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Monitor: A nerve provides function to the shoulder blade (long thoracic) that can be irritated, so stretch and strengthen.

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