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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frederick Nahm
26 years experience Neurology
Neck pain causes: Neck pain has many causes. The kind of pain often helps determine them. Ache, pressure, tightness are typically from a musculoskeletal condition, mu ... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carisa Hines
20 years experience Palliative Care
Neck pain & massage: Perhaps your hairdresser applied too much pressure during the massage. Given your age it is unlikely that you have anything broken, but if pain persis ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Please get a second opinion with a rheumatologist or orthopedist. The loss of the neck curve is usually the result of the problem not the cause of it.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
23 years experience Pediatrics
Neck strain: The most common cause of a stiff neck is a muscle strain/soft tissue sprain. It may also be accompanied by a headache, neck pain, shoulder pain and/or ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Checkup: See your physician and have your physician carefully examine your neck.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lizarraga
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: I would take him to his pediatrician or primary care doctor. Is he in college? Sometimes this is the first presentation of meningitis, which can be se ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Thompson
26 years experience Neurosurgery
No: Neck pain is not a symptom of Parkinson's disease. Neck pain with weakness, numbness, coordination problems, or gait difficulty should be evaluated fo ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Betts
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Pain shoulder neck: Pain in the shoulder and neck may be the result of degenerative cervical spine disease. The swollen glands may represent infection. Depending on the ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
See md: See your MD, and have a good check up. Maybe muscle strain or may be way your child sleeps--pillow etc. One additional possibility could be eye issu ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Simple procedure : It’s called the forearm exercise test. In some mitochondrial and other diseases, pumping the forearm muscles in the absence of good blood flow will ge ... Read More
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