A 44-year-old male asked:
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i have middle back pain right side below shoulder blade next to spine .also left side shoulde/neck pain up to back of skull. could the two be related?

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Dr. William Newton
18 years experience Pain Management
Trapezius: You are describing the pattern and attachments of the trapezius muscle. This may be a muscle strain or overuse injury. If you are working out too much to heavy you may need a break.
Answered on Nov 3, 2016
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Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: One concern most important 2r/o is a pulmonary embolus. Get in 2 b cn, once this is r/ot u can b evaluated 4 other less serious causes.
Answered on Nov 3, 2016
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