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why do my shoulders and neck hurt when i wake up

A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience in Pain Management
Trigger points : A "knot" near the bottom of the neck (lower cervical spine) or in between the shoulder blade is commonly do to a muscle spasm. The descriptors provide ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
Possible infection.: If it is swollen and hurts to move, you could have an early infection, because insects frequently introduce bacteria into your skin when they bite or ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Unlikely: They are probably unrelated. Why don't you speak with the doctor who gave you the injection?
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Muscle strain/spasm: As you inhale deeply, you expand your chest wall...And doing so, you move shoulder blades up and out, thus pulling on the muscles attaching to the upp ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pulled muscle: You probably pulled a muscle. Try some Motrin or tylenol (acetaminophen). Use some ice on the area as well. 20 mins every hour to see if the pain goe ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Foulks
45 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Venous thrombosis: I would be concerned about clotting in the venous system where the picc line was located. You should see your doctor and an ultrasound of the venous s ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sounds like : Related to your sleeping position. Especially if your body was fatigued when you went to bed Watch how your head, neck and shoulders are. Positioned n ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Can you : Explain what you mean by overgrown bones?
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stacey Jaff
26 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Guarding causes pain: When you have shoulder pain for a length of time you change the way you sit, stand and move, so your neck may be strained from the altered postures an ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
See a doctor ASAP: There is a potential for this to be extremely severe. It may involve the potential spaces between muscle groups in your neck and can obstruct your br ... Read More
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