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What can cause a pulled muscle

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Dr. Tariq Niazi
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RICE= rest, ice, co-: Mpression and elevate the affected part of the body. Nsaids & ms relaxers would help. After 3-5 days i like to use heat pads. Stretching exercises + ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Bailie
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Yes: If it is an intercostal muscle between the ribs or other muscle around the chest. But don't assume it is a pulled muscle since more serious things nee ... Read More
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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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Yes.: A strained chest muscle can hurt when you inhale/exhale, because of the expansion of the rib cage.
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Dr. John Goldman
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See physician: since the appendix is on the right side this is on of the things we consider. Get this clarified since this is 5 days
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
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Pulled muscle can: impact the function of other muscles, including the groin area. Your doctor can assess and refer to another professional to help if needed. Peace an ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Chu
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Nerve root irritatio: Anxiety will aggravate the pain symptoms but usually not the cause of your pains. Please make sure that you are not over exercising or lifting heavy ... Read More
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Dr. Behram Dalal
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Possibly could: Recommend bring checked out by your physician first. If your symptoms persist consult with your dentist as well. Hope this helps.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Murray Grossan
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Muscle pain: a pulled muscle, a swollen muscle, all can be painful or very painful. Treatment: massage the muscle like a toothpaste squeeze in the direction of lym ... Read More
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A 81-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Lages
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Not likely: A concern would be infectious fasciitis, thrombophlebitis (blood clot), and hematoma. You definitely need to be examined and soon.
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Dr. John Chiu
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See doctor: This would be highly uncommon and I would urge you to get this checked out ASAP just to be safe.
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