A 36-year-old female asked:
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last wk i was told i had tendonitis in my shoulder.today the pain got worst and feels a little different and now its in my neck. is this normal?

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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
39 years experience Sports Medicine
Compensation: sometimes when one has a shoulder problem, one may use accessary muscles like the upper back or cervical spine to compensate and sometimes cause another problem Are you getting any symptoms down the arm? Id start with rest and nsaid and see your md if it doesn't improve
Answered on Feb 4, 2015
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