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pain under the right shoulder

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle Pain: There are some muscles that attach right on the shoulder blade called the rhomboid muscles and you may have strained one of those at the attachment. U ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Referred Pain?: The same nerves that innervate the diaphragm go to the shoulder, as well. Therefore, anything that irritates the diaphragm, such as gallbladder or li ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
It can-referred pain: The same nerves that innervate the diaphragm go to the shoulder, as well. Therefore, anything that irritates the diaphragm, such as gallbladder or li ... Read More
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A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Pain: Pain below the shoulder is very likely muscular. It is possible you may have a pulled muscle causing sharp pain. However, at your age there are severa ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Referred pain: This is classic; the pain fibers from the region of the bottom of the right shoulder blade and the bile duct system cross in the spinal cord. It's fa ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Metzger
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Stretch + injection: This is something i see commonly. It can be caused by several conditions, but usually responds to a simple stretching and exercise program and nsaids ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: You probably pulled a mus cle or a rib and it is of no consequence and should gradually disappear
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No not typical of HB: No it is not typical of heart burn.Heart burn does not cause pain in mid and lower gut and not typically cause pain under the shoulder.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maureen Ziboh
25 years experience Family Medicine
Thoracic Outlet Syn : You could have a pinched nerve coming from the upper spine and may need to see a doctor to further evaluate it and maybe order further testing.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Pain: The cause of your pain needs to be diagnosed. Please see your doctor. If you have done that and pain continues please get a second opinion. You may ... Read More
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