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A 37-year-old member asked:

could a virus cause severe shoukder blade and arm pain?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
Not usually: That sounds like a musculoskeletal problem, not a viral infection. The exception would be shingles, which could give you shoulder and arm pain in the setting of a rash with blisters.

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Last updated Nov 4, 2013

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