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upper back pain that radiates to the front

A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Don't know : By telling your doctor your age and length of time symptoms are present will help you get a much better opinion. Not enough information here; could be ... Read More
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A 51-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 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Ans: Well many possibilities here. If you are a female and gave large breast this can cause upper back pain. Poor posture can cause the same issue carrying ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
It's all related : It's possible to have a pain arch wins that only last for a few seconds between your shoulder blades and radiating to the front because the ribs are c ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Upper back pain: Upper back pain involves the thoracic vertebral bodies, the rib heads that attach to the spine, the tendons and ligaments that insert on/in the spine, ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Lots: This could be lots of things. See your doctor for evaluation.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Back/neck pain: If you have arthritis in the low back, then you likely have arthritis in the neck too. The nerve pain can be relieved with neuropathic pain medicatio ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Eglash
34 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly serious: It is possible that this pain could be serious. The most concerning possibility would be a blood clot in your lung. This would cause a feeling of shor ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Chest pain: May be pleuritis, given your age and asthma issues. May be costochondritis, a very common problem also in your age group. Less common, but more ominou ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
PT: Was probably just muscle pain. I would recommend you get into a formal course of physical therapy along with anti-inflammatory medications. This shoul ... Read More
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