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intermittent pain in the shoulder blade

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Dr. Joan Gelin
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Stabbing pain: More information is needed : did you have any extra activity / exercise / crushing injury to upper back, any extra lifting of objects over the past d ... Read More

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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Hard to say: More details please! How long does the pain last? Is is sharp or dull? Does it happen with movement or at rest? Any other symptoms? Atypical chest p ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
No: I say no because u said intermittent, so am presuming this has been going on for a while. Commonly, tingling or some sensation...Itchy, pain... Occurs ... Read More
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Dr. Prem Gupta
48 years experience neurology
Not likely: Shingles is associated with intense pain and subsequent fluid filled rashes with in a few days in a nerve root distribution and it will clarify itself ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mukul Mehra
22 years experience Gastroenterology
Left not gallbladder: Pain in the left upper back can be from the pancreas, stomach, but very unlikely the gallbladder. Noticing that the pain is worse with eating, movemen ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald McCarren
36 years experience Neurology
? Cervical Radiculop: Athy. One can see dizziness and radiating pain into the upper shoulder, biceps or radial side of the forearm. The pectoralis muscle receives innervat ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Chapman
41 years experience Cardiology
Get checked: Multiple possible causes of your symptoms. May certainly be musculoskeletal, but cardiac needs to be ruled out. A good detail history of your sympto ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Esther Poza-juncal
37 years experience Internal Medicine
What is the question: If you are asking about heart disease, the answer is that you need a good assessment by a doctor, who will take into consideration your health history ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Perez
19 years experience Anesthesiology
Depends on the cause: This could be a labral tear or a rotator injury. If you have done physical therapy without improvement. You will benefit from imaging such as an MR ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
No: pancreas cancer arises in 3 areas of the gland, the head producing painless jaundice, mid body invading celiac plexus to cause severe back pain and ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends: There are many possible causes. An irritation of a nerve in the thoracic pain can cause pain to radiate around one side of the trunk. A gallbladder ... Read More
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