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Pain in neck when sniffing

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
Orofacial Pain 12 years experience
Many possibilities: Most common reasons of neck pain are compromised posture (work, sleep etc), strained neck, and lack of exercise; these are likely muscular pains. Oth... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
Wound care 26 years experience
Depends on cause: Musculoskeletal problems can give you neck pain (strain, joints, arthritis, pinched nerve) but many other things can "refer" pain to the neck (heart,... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Unlikely: Kidney stone blocking flow of urine causes severe sharp pain which radiates from back to the groin region. Your neck pain is likely muscular but not... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
No relationship: Kidney stones certainly cause horrible pain in flank and lower abdomen, but do NOT affect neck function or symptoms.
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Dr. Craig Morton
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 19 years experience
Probably not: There are several joints and intervertebral discs in the neck. These can wear out over time leading to pain. Degeneration of the joints or discs can... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Strain? : Proper sleep posture including pillows may be the culprit if no other strains involved prior to sleep. Consult ur primary is persistent over 2 weeks.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
Orthopedic Surgery 26 years experience
Nonspecific: Neck pain can be caused by many things, such as muscle sprain/strain, disc degeneration, herniated disc, etc. In general terms, your treatment option... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
General Practice 39 years experience
Promising research: Some people with pain use topical CBD products, in particular CBD oil, to help manage their symptoms. CBD oil may decrease pain, inflammation & ov... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Annette Da Silva
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 26 years experience
Neck pain: Neck pain may result from numerous different reasons. Some more serious than others. I would recommend trying heat alternating with ice (20mins on f... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Pain Management 14 years experience
Absolutely: Hunching causes stretch of trapezius muscle and erector spinae muscles all of which have attachments in the middle of the spine, neck and base of your... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
See MD: Neck pain not normal. If acute, try massage, moist heat, OTC pain meds. If chronic or persists, see your MD.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chukwuka Okafor
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 17 years experience
Seek Doctor's Help: You will need to be examined to rule out any significant problems or red flags, and to reach the correct diagnosis of the cause of your neck pain. For... Read More
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