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Wake up with upper back pain

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 34 years experience
Disc or muscular: Many causes. First i would get a thoracic mri. Pain may be associated with bulging / herniated discs, arthritis of the spine. If all tests are norm... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
Let me explain: What describing usually happen with have arthritis of some kind in the back area. Go and check it out.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
Neurosurgery 36 years experience
Upper back pain: The pain that you describe is typical of an inflamed rib head as it inserts into the spine. Anti-inflammatory medications, stretching and massage can ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Leanswered
Pain Management 18 years experience
Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement ... Without additional information, it's difficult... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Pain: there are multiple possibilities for what you describe. You need to see your doc to work through the possibilities
A male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 52 years experience
M/skeletal: check ur mattress and improve ur posture. regular walking exercises may help. Avoid drugs.
A member asked:
Dr. Steven Puccio
Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Chest: It is very possible that that those complaints could be related to the heart as well as possibly the aorta which is the tube that comes from the heart... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 41 years experience
As long as it : Resolves and is not a constant pain, it is unlikely to be anything serious. It may be related to how you sleep or even to the condition of your mattr... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Symptoms: the symptoms are likely not related to the palpitations. The pains are likely musculoskekeletal
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
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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