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i occasionally get a tight feeling on both sides of my neck tested thyroid what else could it be

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience Internal Medicine
HEART DISEASE: This certified internist since 1974, who has had over 1/4 million adult patient-encounters, 'senses' heart problem. As I have said, it is in the nuan ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Numbness: Do you have any other medical issues? Smoke or on hormones? This is not normal so consult with MD to give more detailed information.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. This symptom could be potentially serious.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience Family Medicine
Physical therapy: Sudden movement of car accident cause muscle spasm in the neck, it takes few weeks to feel better -you need to see a doctor for muscle relaxant along ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Levy
18 years experience Clinical Psychology
It could be anxiety: I am a licensed psychologist. Anxiety can cause physical, somatic symptoms such as muscle tension, and tingly sensations. But, what you described als ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle & ligaments p: Most neck pains in this region are due to either mud led orr ligaments origin. A neck injury or poor posture at work can trigger it. Accidents and inj ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manjeet Singh
9 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Muscle Spasm: This sounds like a muscle spasm. I would apply heat, little bit of massage may also help relax those tight muscles and you may take Ibuprofen for pain ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Delight Thompson
17 years experience Clinical Psychology
Tension?: Muscle tension, gritting teeth, anxiety or stress can lead to tightness of muscles in neck and shoulders. Muscles contract causing a "feeling of tight ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rada Jones
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
ENT: A tight neck will likely give you cervical headaches, not so much chronic dizzyness at your age. I think you may benefit from seeing an ENT doctor who ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Cohen
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
A lot of things: Your symptoms may be related to stress but numbness needs to be fully evaluated as it may be early signs of something serious. You should see an oral ... Read More

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