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A 45-year-old female asked:

having pain in my upper rightt arm and can't lift over my head...pain is not in my shoulder...?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 54 years experience
RIGHT ARM PAIN: Can it be muscle strain? If shoulder is ok then you do not have bursitis. Take a muscle relaxant, warm bath and you will be ok again. If persistent, physical therapy will help. Ask your md.
Dr. Alvin Stein
Pain Management 60 years experience
Neck problem : The pain can be originating in the neck and should be looked at by a doctor to find out where it it originating. The proper treatment of that area can be done.

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