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please tell me, could a tight shoulder muscle cause vertigo?

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Dr. Steven Chmielewski
Diagnostic Radiology 30 years experience
Highly unlikely...: It's conceivable that severe muscle spasm in the neck/shoulder could cause vertigo by vagal stimulation but highly improbable.

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Last updated Nov 23, 2013

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