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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
47 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
One should first...: With this background and current Health issues of the Planet. One should first take Aleve or Ibuprofen for the aches and pains and possible Fever, Sto ... Read More
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Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
Specializes in General Practice
Access testing: Try to access testing due to your travel history. Do this telephonically or virtually. You could have just mild virus in which case your best is to st ... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let ... Read More
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Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Be seen: Your symptoms could be a number of things of which a more detailed history and physical examination would be very helpful in assessment. Best to visit ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samir Lapsiwala
22 years experience Neurosurgery
Not spine problem: This does not sound like primary back problem but rather a referred pain to your back. Typically back problem do not cause nausea. Possible GI probl ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
See your doctor for: An evaluation so the appropriate testing and recommendations can be made. There could be one or several reasons for your symptoms.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: Sometimes a disc herniation will present as a deep achy pain or sharp pain along the scapula or shoulder blade on the same side as the arm affected wh ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: This has been going on for a while. Since seems to be no better time to see the doctor.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Pinched nerve or ...: Based on your description of your symptoms, either a pinched nerve or a muscle spasm. Best to check with your doctor.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Rhomboid strain: Try heat and massage first then see general doctor if dosemt improve.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be his: Sleeping position or from the mattress if it is old not supporting his back. If the back is not supported it can hurt into the armpits and around into ... Read More
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