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pain in shoulder blade and numbness in arm

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: I am glad your pain is not related to your heart. However, you still have a problem Pain that is in shoulder blade area and worsened with activity ass ... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Get a check up: I would suggest to contact your physician today to undergo a detailef history of the symptoms and followed by a thorough physical exam. He may order d ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Cervical spine: It suggests something wrong either in the cervical spine or the brachial plexus (the complex of nerves leading into your arm). You will need examinat ... Read More
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Dr. Warren Wolfe
58 years experience Family Medicine
"pinched nerve": Sounds like you have a "pinched nerve" in your cervical vertebrae. See your family physician who may see fit to send you to an osteopathiic physician ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradley Butkovich
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Sleeping on your arm: Puts a great deal of pressure on your rotator cuff and drives the cuff up into your shoulder blade and collarbone. It is akin to someone clamping you ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymond Raven
24 years experience Hand Surgery
See a doctor: The symptoms you describe might resolve spontaneously. However, you symptoms are consistent with cervical nerve root impingement. Therefore, it woul ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Trapexius spasm: Sounds like spasm of the trapezius muscle. Try heat and nsaids. If that fails try massage. You can always ask your pcp for a muscle relaxer.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodolfo Farhy
36 years experience Cardiology
Shoulder pain: Thiose symptoms sound as muscle pain probably muscle spasms, but you should have a dostor check it to be sure.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Orthopaedics consult: You need a full history and exam by an orthopaedic surgeon in clinic.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Don Buford
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscular Pain?: Hi, your recent onset of symptoms and your age suggest that at this point the most likely diagnosis is that you have a shoulder/upper back/neck strain ... Read More

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