A 28-year-old female asked:
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the top of my spine (not near the neck) hurts whenever i turn my head or i try to lay down?

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Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: You may have a muscular strain or sprain of the cervical muscles. I would try some moist heat and an anti inflammatory such as Aleeve 400mg once a day with food.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Be seen: Multiple potential causes. I would not hesitate to be seen and evaluated for a specific diagnosis and to discuss treatment options.
Answered on Oct 26, 2017

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