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A 26-year-old female asked:

Pain in right shoulder blade. circular motion with head cause pain in neck when i go to the right. heart attack, lung cancer or just muscle sore?

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
Or pinched nerve : Sholde pain with neck motion can be a pinched c5nerve root pain shoulder pain with neck extension is called spurlings maneuver usually a bone spur or disc herniation at c45 something to consider see a doctor physical exam very well could be a sore muscle esp if tender to palpation
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
May be Cervical: Disc at c6-7 level! You need an exam and possibly MRI of your cervical spine. A prolapsed or bulging disc at the C6-C7 level may be causing your symptoms (can cause chest pain as well! Hope this helps Dr Z
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No heart attack: The pain probably is due to joint or muscle and is not heart attack ,so you should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment.

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