A 47-year-old male asked:
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i have a recurring sore area that alternates between shoulder blades. applying pressure helps a lot . what causes it ?

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Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle strain: Heat time stretching with low dose Motrin helpful. If persistent or worsens see physician.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014
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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Inflamed muscle: It seems like it is inflammation of the muscles in between the shoulder blades.You can message and take over the counter pils like aleve (naproxen) or motrin, that should help.If it persist see your doctor.
Answered on Jan 13, 2013

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