U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 19-year-old male asked:

I have developed a tightness in my left neck over the last couple of days. it frequently comes and goes and is bothersome. is this heart related?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
undefined 51 years experience
Neck tight: In a 19y/o this is likely musculoskeletal. Cardiac related pain in the neck would be distinctly unlikely at that age.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Sep 29, 2013


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.