A 38-year-old female asked:
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i am having left-sided neck pain that extends into the base of my skull after a chiropractic manipulation yesterday. should i be concerned about strok?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not really but why-: - the DC & not an MD. Also depends on why U went.
Answered on Apr 13, 2016

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