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A 30-year-old female asked:

Pain at the bottom left shoulder blade, top of rib cage. is now burning. been hurting for a few months now. only relief i get is from sitting/relaxing?

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Dr. Frans frederik Erasmus
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See your doctor: Patients that sitting behind a computer/desk or driving a lot often develop a postural problem which results in muscle spasm in the neck and back. However one should consider other reasons for the pain as well. Consult with your GP.

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