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numbness in left shoulder blade

A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Sieb
14 years experience Family Medicine
May want evaluation: Did you experience any injury to the shoulder, arm, or upper back recently? Is there any pain with the numbness? Numbness is not generally a normal th ... Read More
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Dr. Margaret Gourlay
23 years experience Family Medicine
Shoulder numbness: This could be anything from a pinched nerve to a sign of a heart problem, so it won't be possible to give you advice online. If the numbness is a new ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Satish Sundar
34 years experience Pediatrics
Assess if persists: LIkely parascapular pinched nerve, due to muscle inflamation. Seen if you work out a bit. Spine pain, progress in symptoms, poor response to Ibuprofen ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
26 years experience Psychiatry
Go to an ER: I don't know how long ago you were in the accident, but you should go to an er asap to see if you have a neck or spine injury. I assume you can move a ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes. A : Yes. A fracture, in the shoulder blade, a rib or the attachment of your collar bone to the front of the shoulder can occur. Constant numbness and pain ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Neck injury?: I recommend having it looked at by your pcp to see if injury to cervical spine.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
You may have : Notalgia paresthetica, an uncommon irritation of nerves over the mid shoulder blade, but if there is a winging this is a problem with long thoracic ne ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thoroughly evaluate you and let you ... 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 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Heath
34 years experience Family Medicine
Numbness, lumps: These could be related, as a lump (nodule or mass) may cause pressure on a superficial nerve in that area. Grinding is common with some people's join ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: To have numbness in the arm and sharp pain around the shoulder blade most likely indication of neck problem like pinch nerve in the neck area.

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