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Dr. Jonathan Leibowitz
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Spasm: Get a massage.
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Dr. Frank Holmes
22 years experience Sports Medicine
Many possibilities: More info. Is required to give you the most complete answer, but the possibilities include muscle strain/spasm (levator scapula, rhomboid, trapezius), ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Rhomboid strain: Tenderness is a hallmark nsaids, and a good massage heat will help muscle pain.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Follow up: If you were diagnosed with scoliosis several years ago and are now having worsening pain, youight want to consider a follow up appointment for an exam ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Atypically, maybe?: What response in your back pain have you noticed when taking Prilosec or omeprazole (the drugs you have listed in your profile)?
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Unexplained pain,: especially penetration pain which travels from your upper abdomen to your back is a dangerous symptoms, especially associated with gaseousness, nause ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Van der Harst
34 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No: Congratulations on your upcoming marriage. Pain in general has been shown to be better in sexually active and married individuals. Specific acts w ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Saab
42 years experience Family Medicine
Back pain: Many conditions can cause back pain. In younger patients scoliosis is the most common cause. It can also be due to muscle spasm due to poor posture ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
34 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Barrett's Esophagus can be accompanied by inflammation or ulceration of the esophagus.Pain can be in chest, upper abdomen & back.Also,purging (sel ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Not stenosis!: Not stenosis, since no radicular pain. No lower extremity stiffness. Arthritis most likely!
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Second opinion yes: Nice idea to show us the xray very useful not a very bad curve in a 38 year old person i would definitely seek another opinion upper back pain can ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
History: Of present illness and physical evaluation are the most important elements for proper diagnosis. To support the findings MRI and ct scan are usually r ... Read More
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