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A 33-year-old female asked:

In april, i started getting pain from the bottom of my neck down to my left shoulder &arm. ive been for physio and an x-ray which said i had superspinatus tendon.i took anti inflam for a few days but the pain hasn't stopped. should i see a specialist?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
It's now: SEPTEMBER and you should definitely seek a second opinion. Just a thought but your NECK may be the "culprit" A pinched nerve between the 6th and 7th CERVICAL VERTEBRAE may be causing your pain..NOT your shoulder! Hope this is helpful! DR Z

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Last updated Sep 14, 2017

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