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A 28-year-old female asked:

i am experiencing shoulder pain that is not located under the right shoulder, shoulder stiffness, neck pain, neck strain, muscle cramps or spasms, and trouble sleeping. i am not experiencing shoulder muscle weakness, arm weakness, visible deformity of sho

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Multiple causes: Several causes are possible, and a physical exam and more detailed history are needed. Common causes of neck and shoulder pain include cervical disk disease and neck sprain. Sometimes the cure is as simple as fixing the pillow. Talk to your doctor if this doesn't get better within a few days, or if new symptoms develop.

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