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A 32-year-old male asked:

Have upper back pain both sides while bending neck forward, it pains till the head, pains on touch, pains on touch in chest ~ 1 yr. chest ct clear jan?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Muscle: Bending the neck stretches the upper back and posterior neck musculature which in your case could be too tight or strained from certain exercises or activities. Perhaps massage therapy would help the problem resolve. If you're doing exercises that are straining these structures, you may have to avoid or modify them.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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