A 40-year-old female asked:
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i had a muscle pain between my neck and left shoulder. this muscle pain now moved to my scapula area. can i just wait it out or do i have to see a dr?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: you may be having RADICULAR symptoms ie: a "Pinched" nerve in your NECK!. You should have this evaluated by your G.P who may wish to obtain imaging of your cervical (neck) spine. In the meantime try applying HEAT to the back of your neck. Hope this is helpful!' Dr Z
Answered on May 14, 2019
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