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muscle pain near shoulder blade

A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Muscle pain: Brandon, seems like you have a "pulled muscle" which can cause sharp pain when used (turning your head). At your age, it should recover completely. Us ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: It varies somewhat based upon the cause of the problem. If it is a soft tissue problem such as a "pulled muscle" or a peri scapular bursitis, rest, a ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Orthopedist: See an orthopedist or you can start with your family doctor.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
Rheumatologist: Likely fibromyalgia, so a rheumatologist with facility for treatment fibromyalgia.
Dr. Gary Sterba
46 years experience Rheumatology
Vast area: Pain in the shoulder is a very non specific complaint . The pain can be local or referred. The evaluation has to do with all the rest of the findings, ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety Disorder: I understand that you are going through lot of stress right now. Your muscle pain in back and occasional chest pain seems to indicate anxiety disorder ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Shoulder pain: 29 year old gentleman with sudden pain under the shoulder blade and audible tear. You need a full exam from an orthopaedic surgeon. If you mean the pa ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscular tension: Most of the causes of pain in the back of the chest is muscular in the setting of poor posture, scoliosis, osteoporosis or other. A kyphotic spine is ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
You can see a : Physiatrist, neurologist, neurosurgeon, orthopedic surgeon for an evaluation if you have not already seen your own doctor who may then refer you to on ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Muscular spasm: is the reasons this occurs are multiple: overuse, trauma, stress, tension, anxiety, electrolyte imbalance,low levels of calcium and magnesium. Your co ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: you may be having RADICULAR symptoms ie: a "Pinched" nerve in your NECK!. You should have this evaluated by your G.P who may wish to obtain imaging of ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinuola Adeyanju
38 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Massage is better.: Get a massage with or without liniment. It is better with liniment. If you know exercises too could help.

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