A 33-year-old male asked:
sharp pain from middle right side of back to shoulder blade. pain is off and on. ?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Daniel Mass answered
45 years experience Hand Surgery
Pinched nerve likely: Pain in the area of the scapula is likely to be a pinched nerve in the neck or referred from the elbow. You need a good physical exam and probably an emg.
Answered on Nov 8, 2013
Dr. Tal David answered
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder blade pain: Shoulder blade pain is often a muscle spasm or a neck problem. Posture can play a role in non-traumatic pain. If the problem persists, see a physician and get your neck and spine evaluated.
Answered on May 9, 2013
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