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Renton, WA
A female asked:

Severe muscle pain in my mid back on both sides. when i went flat on my back the tightness from both of my spine into ribs expelling air from lungs.

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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Muscle spasm: Perhaps the large muscles of the back went into spasm. Since they are painful it may have caused you to exhale harder than usual. See a doctor for exam and treatment. Pain is not necessary to endure.

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Last updated Dec 2, 2017

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