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pain in the front right side of my neck

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
ER-now: Headache with neck stiffness demands immediate ER evaluation and VT scan of brain.

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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pre-auricular pain: This could be a temporomandibular joint condition from grinding the teeth at night. Other possibilities include a musculoskeletal neck condition, a ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: This can be an inflamed lymph node or a soft tissue infection, you need to have to be physically examined to verify what it is. Rule out thyroid mass ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Graber
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Swollen glands: Swollen glands can feel like tender little soft lumps in your neck. If this is minor and goes away within 10 days, its most likely due to a virus. I ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Feliz
30 years experience Pain Management
Upper back and L sid: There are many potential causes: herniated cervical or thoracic discs vs localized muscle strain vs facet joint irritation vs referred pain in par ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Occipital neuralgia.: Irritation of the main nerve that runs from the back of the skull can cause occipital neuralgia. . It is suspected that tense muscles or ligaments may ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Tendinitis: In a 17 years old the pain in front of the shoulder isist likely yo bd tendinitis. It is treated with anti inflammatory meds and physical therapy. See ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
8 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Fracture/inflammatio: Could be several things- pneumonia, pe, pleural effusion, rib fracture, if on rightside liver. Please check with your doctor. Throbbing usually means ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Right head&neck pain: Please see your doctor. You MAY have some type of nerve/neurological condition. Your doc may refer you to a neurologist. It's worth the time and ef ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience Internal Medicine
How bad?: Headaches are very non specific. One sided pain could be due to migraine or sinusitis. Stress or cluster type of headaches. If you have a very bad hea ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Burney
42 years experience Ophthalmology
Headache: Could be due to sinus pain or cerivical arthritis., the latter is true especially if you have had a an injury to your head or neck have this evaluate ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Lumbar spine MRI: The pattern of pain described above is most likely due to lumbar radiculopathy (pinched nerve in the lower back). A lumbar spine MRI is needed. A supe ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain: Hard to tell from your description but it sounds like a neck or cervical neuralgia or muscle spasm but if its persistent you should get it looked at. ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Hip pain: Most likely muscle spasm. But need more details. Show to your Dr.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Sacroiliac pain: The location is suggestive of pain from the sacroiliac joint. It could also be a pinched nerve in the lumbar spine. Get evaluated by your doctor, and ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See a physician: This may be something as simple as a rib that is out place, but with a sharp pain during swallowing, i would recommend seeing a physician and having a ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Too vague: Much too vague a description. Some people have a pain in the neck and some people are a pain in the neck. Seriously, you have to be much more specific ... Read More
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Low back pain: Low back pain typically radiates into the low back lumbar region and down the legs, it does not usually radiate up above the back.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Dr. Tri Huynh answered
16 years experience Gastroenterology
RUQ pain: Your description of your current symptoms appeared to be related to gallbladder dysfunction. You might want to discuss with your local doctor for fur ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Common: neck and lower back pain are the most common complaint in this country, perhaps the world. Many have arthritis, some have disc disease, some have ver ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Neck pain: This could be from many reasons. . Could be lymph node enlargement from a bad tooth . Could be submandibular gland infection. Could be mumps if not v ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Dental: In the absence of any visible lesions or trauma, probably a dental problem such as an abscessed tooth is probably most likely.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Numerous: Pain in that area could be due to a trigger point (localized soft tissue inflammation) vs muscle sprain/strain vs facet joint pain vs degenerative dis ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Intercostal pain: Intercostal neuralgia may produce sporadic episodes of acute pain or pain that is dull and constant. The pain is often described as stabbing, tearing, ... Read More
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