A 45-year-old female asked:
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i have myofascial pain in the neck with a bulging disk at c4 c5 c6 c7. would this cause burning and numbness pain in the neck and down both arms?

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Dr. Michael Roman
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: The neuropathy pain down the arms and the neck region can all be from the disc issues. Try some physical therapy. Will make the area stronger and more flexible. Hopefully take away the pain as well
Answered on Aug 2, 2018
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Dr. Andre Panagos
21 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No: Burning and numbness is most often related to nerve irritation and damage from disc herniations
Answered on Aug 2, 2018

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