A 51-year-old member asked:
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could a crick in my neck be from a torn rotator cuff?

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Dr. Douglas Chang
20 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: It's all connected http://keepingkidssafenow.Info/anatomy/posterior-shoulder-muscles-3/.
Answered on Dec 21, 2014
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Dr. Don Buford
Dr. Don Buford commented
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It is common for any shoulder condition to have the ability to cause neck and upper back pain/discomfort. Additionally many neck or back conditions can cause pain in the shoulder!
Dec 21, 2014

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