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What causes pain in your back just below your shoulder blade thar hurts when you take deep breaths?

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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience in Pain Management
Sounds like: Slipped rib. See your doctor and if he finds nothing concerning, have him send you to a physical therapist for treatment of rib dysfunction.
Answered on Sep 18, 2017
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Dr. Sudhir Bansal
74 years experience in Endocrinology
Agree it sounds skeletal pain which means rib cage and muscles make sure no lung pathology rib pain can be due to injury or bone expansive disease more likely muscle issues and pt will help
Oct 2, 2013

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