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A 41-year-old female asked:

I have pain and soreness in upper back, between shoulder blades, it's not constant, could it be from poor posture?

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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery 36 years experience
Shoulder pain: Most likely from postural issues, which pulls on the trapezius, rhomboids, levator scapulae, and paraspinal muscles.

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