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tingling between shoulder blades upper back

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Numb: We worry about "thoracic outlet syndrome" but the person to best help is an orthopedic doctor. You might need an EMG by a neurologist as well. Start w ... Read More
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Dr. Gary Pess
Dr. Gary Pess answered
39 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: You could have a pinched nerve. Try moist heat and massage. If there is no improvement see your doctor.

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A female asked:
Dr. Chitto P Sarkar
33 years experience Family Medicine
Could Be: Depending on how bad your previous back problem
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Don't get opinion: from massage therapist who has no medical training See your family doctor first to treat you or refer you to a specialist , it could be any thing pr ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alon Seifan
12 years experience Neurology
Mononeuropathy: When there is tingling in one specific area of the skin, especially if there is loss of sensation in that region, this could be a sign of a problem wi ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Tichenor
31 years experience Emergency Medicine
Trigger point?: Pain between the shoulder blades and arm tingling is often a pinched nerve, a trigger point or a muscle strain. Rarely something serious like heart or ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: It could be any number of things, some of which possibly are dangerous. Dee your doctor as soon as possible.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Schnarrs
35 years experience Plastic Surgery
Pain: Any pain unless you know yourself you strained a muscle most likely you need to see your internist. There may be something else going on.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
15 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: Worst case scenario Thoracic aorta aneurysm, but unlikely with your age, and the pain shouldn‘t come and go. See your doctor and get checked out.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Purpura: Purpura occurs when small blood vessels join together or leak blood under the skin. When purpura spots are very small, they are called petechiae. Lar ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Pereira
28 years experience Pain Management
Heart Lung Spine: Conditions of the aorta, lung tissue, or spine disease can cause upper back pain. Imaging studies of the chest(thorax) may help. Good Luck.
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