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kink in my neck and shoulder

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Zampini
18 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Strain, spasm: While there are many reasons to have neck pain, muscle strain, connective tissue sprain, and spasm are probably the most common. Typical treatment inc ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregg Vagner
23 years experience Hand Surgery
Radiculopathy: Your pt is referring to a condition called radiculopathy where a nerve root in the neck is irritated or compressed causing symptoms in the arm or hand ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Term: A kink refers to an abnormality " somewhere" you need to see a nuerologist or an orthopod or a hand surgeon and get a proper diagnosis. You can still ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Bicos
21 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See specialists: Often times shoulder and neck pain can go together, meaning that you could not only have a pinched nerve in your neck, but also a legitimate shoulder ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Change: Side of mattress you sleep on and orientation of computer monitor at work. Something you do on the regular basis is causing the problem and needs to b ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Bailie
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Too numerous: Too complex. You need a good evaluation to determine if your pain is from your neck, shoulder or both.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Neck pain: better get checked out or do a virtual consult to see whats going on
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chukwuka Okafor
15 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Go get evaluated: there is a possibility that this is related to your cervical spine. Go see an orthopaedic surgeon, or spinal specialist.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Moist heat: Stretching exercises. And some anti inflammatory meds. Physical therapy may be beneficial as well. If pain continues talk to your doctor may be more ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frederick Nahm
26 years experience Neurology
Neck pain: Pain in this region could be muscular, orthopedic or neurological in nature. Be sure that there is no rash in the area that might represent a dermato ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Carson
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Physical Therapy: A lot of people have neck issues that cause neck pain that goes down towards the shoulder, but see your doctor to make sure it's just muscle tightness ... Read More
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