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can you pull a muscle while sleeping

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
32 years experience Cardiology
Chest pain: Yes it's possible
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Unlikely: without waking you up! Where is the pain??? Z
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
38 years experience Sports Medicine
Probably need exam: Its difficulty to determine what it is without examining it You may have pulled a muscle and could have spasm But you may have a lipoma, fibroma, cyst ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Neck problems: Medical history, physical examination and radiographic studies would be used to determine if there was a disc injury. Not all intervertebral disc pro ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Casey
43 years experience Neurosurgery
Motion testing: When your neck hurts, one way to assess the cause is to slowly move your neck in flexion, extension, side to side and then lowering each ear to your s ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Try a single: memory foam pillow. Or a soft cervical collar if you toss and turn all night.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Ergonomics: It is very important for people who work for long periods of time on a computer or doing repetitive tasks to have an ergonomic work station. Proper a ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not a clot: Most likely a muscle strain from the mechanism and situation described.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: This is not uncommon to pull the intercostal muscles between the ribs. Healing is like other muscle pulls but due to continual breathing the healing ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
A Strain: Or a pulled muscle is tears within muscle fibers caused by muscle that is stretched too far.
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