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Wake Forest, NC
A 49-year-old female asked:

What are causes of episodes of coldness across middle of back to front of chest . stiff neck & tingling shoulder blade /rt. arm when i wake up. ?

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Dr. Hummayun Ismail
Sleep Medicine 34 years experience
Possible Arthritis : You need possibly an MRI to look for nerve impingement and any pathology of your cervical and thoracic spine.
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