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Des Plaines, IL
A 21-year-old female asked:

Sharp pain in my left shoulder blade/back radiating to my left breast, left arm, neck. no breast lumps and breast does not hurt when its being touched?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Pain neck, back: The type of radiating pain you describe is often from nerve impingement (pinching) in the neck spinal area or in the thoracic area. See your doctor for diagnosis. Physical therapy helps. Avoid neck and back strain, heavy lifting most sports for now.

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Last updated Mar 20, 2020

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