A member asked:

I pulled a muscle in my upper back i think and it keeps spasming. would a massage be good for this or will it exacerbate the problem?

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Dr. Dante Brittis answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Gentle massage along with mild anti inflammatory is fine in short term. Can also try alternate heat and icing. If doesn't improve over 5-7 days you get formal exam.

Answered Apr 29, 2014



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