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hi, discomfort (like a cramp) below my left shoulder. feels like a charlie horse forming, but not quite getting there. same on forearm (left).49yo-f?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Your NECK: may contain the "answer" since "referred" pain from a pinched nerve at the C6-C7 cervical veterbral level radiates to the shoulder and forearm. Check this out with your PCP (primary Care Provider) and in the meantime try applying HEAT to the BACK OF YOUR NECK and see if that helps!! Hope this helps! Dr Z

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