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upper back pain in shoulder blade area. what is it?

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Dr. Ralph Salvagno
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Trigger points: Pain around the shoulder blades (scapula) is commonly caused by trigger points , also known as myofascial pain. These painful areas may respond to i've or heat, massage , acupressure, rest or physical therapy. Occasionally injections or acupuncture may be helpful.
Answered on Jan 14, 2020
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Dr. Mark Weston
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Rhomboid strain: Rhomboid strain.
Answered on Apr 12, 2019
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Dr. Mark Hutchinson
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Could be referred from neck
Jan 29, 2013

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