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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Weisman
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Muscle tension: If these popping and cracking are painless, like when you crack your knuckles, it is probably nothing to worry about and they will go away in a day or ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Physical therapy.: You may have some chronically inflammed muscles back there. You should see a non- surgical sports medicine specialist, who would be able to sort thing ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
35 years experience Hand Surgery
While snapping : Scapula syndrome is a diagnosis that involves the shoulder blade popping and cracking on the rib cage it is not very common most cause of shoulder cli ... Read More
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Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Muscle spasm: 21 y.o. with unilateral popping sensation in region of shoulder blade likely has spasm of levator scapulae muscle w. intermittent impingement of taut ... Read More
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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
See a doctor: you need to be evaluated by a bone doctor you could be having subluxation of the joint that could lead to dislocation protect yourself and go and see ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Instability : There are a number of possible causes, but the most common cause of a person to feel popping when raising there arm over their head is some degree of ... Read More
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 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
It's normal : Sound from stretching your muscles and ligaments. The chest burning could be from acid reflux. I'd still recommend u see your dr to be sure your hear ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
33 years experience Neurology
Pinched nerve: What you are describing is a pic he'd nerve in your neck. Best to see your doctor and may need a referral to a spine doctor, neurologist or pain docto ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gabor Racz
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Some of them YES: The shoulder area RHOMBOID muscles are enervated by nerves from the neck C 5& C6 - therefore your neck pain could be linked. An MRI may help to ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
44 years experience Psychiatry
Anxiety or medical?: A diagnosis of anxiety as a cause of physical symptoms can only be made when medical causes have been ruled out. Suggest you see your pcp for an evalu ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pradeep Parihar
31 years experience Family Medicine
Trigger point : Seems trigger point . Therapy recommended for 2 weeks first and take OTC anvil or Tylenol (acetaminophen) as needed or and use heat pad
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