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will shingles cause tingling under shoulder blades

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
No: I say no because u said intermittent, so am presuming this has been going on for a while. Commonly, tingling or some sensation...Itchy, pain... Occurs ... Read More
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Dr. Prem Gupta
48 years experience neurology
Not likely: Shingles is associated with intense pain and subsequent fluid filled rashes with in a few days in a nerve root distribution and it will clarify itself ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Numb: We worry about "thoracic outlet syndrome" but the person to best help is an orthopedic doctor. You might need an EMG by a neurologist as well. Start w ... Read More
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Dr. Gary Pess
Dr. Gary Pess answered
40 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: You could have a pinched nerve. Try moist heat and massage. If there is no improvement see your doctor.
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Dr. Allan Goldstein
56 years experience Internal Medicine
?disc: See doctor for evaluation.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pouya Shafipour
23 years experience Family Medicine
Probably: If the tightness puts pressure over a cervical or thoracic nerve it will cause pain and numbness.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Nerve compression: Scoliosis can cause some nerve compression in your spine that may be causing your symptoms. Consider seeing a chiropractor or a physical therapist to ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes zoster: These recurrent outbreaks of "shingles" are almost always only on one side of the body and distributed along a single nerve root. Show this to a docto ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Muscle spasm?: Is the tingling sensation in the skin? If so it can be a superficial nerve irritation or can be a muscle spasm. Asthma has other symptoms, such as cou ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
52 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: Pain and/or abnormal sensation from compression of a nerve root in the spine is called radicular pain. Your symptoms could be due to compression of a ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Reeves
30 years experience Neurology
When?: Odd sensations that go down the back when you bend your neck forward or backwards indicates irritation of the spinal cord in the neck, and you would w ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Nerve: If this nerve type discomfort is only a few days old it could be a harbinger of a herpes zoster(shingles) outbreak. Observe for the development of a s ... Read More

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