Doctor insights on: Burning tingling back of neck symptoms
I don't know what to do with my constant neck pain. My neck symptoms are numbness burning and tingling. What could it be? Please help me thanks
Time to see a MD:
given your symptoms, it is time for you to be appropriately evaluated preferably by a specialist (such as myself) in sports medicine, orthopaedics, neuro, etc. When we hear numbness, tingling and burning, we know there are many possible causes including nerve impingement-whether it is due to a 'bulging disc' or foraminal stenosis, etc. You require a thorough examination and work up. ...Read more
Several causes: Little itchy bumps on the nape, several forms of dermatitis (skin inflammation), folliculitis (inflammation ofthe hair follicles), ? Psoriasis (a scaly skin condition), or seborrhea (part of it is dandruff) u may want 2 c ur 1ry md or a referral to a dermatologist 2 sort it out see less. ...Read more
Tingling in my face, back of neck, and arms. Stiff and sore joints all over. Difficulty walking. Symptoms of my bulging cervical disc?
Bulging disc: And/or pinched nerve can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. Prevention treatment is always recommended. This condition must be professionally managed. See interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. ...Read more
I'm having burning, tingling, crawling sensation extend from mid back to upper neck. What could it be?
Shingles: Shingles can present with localized burning and tingling. Have your doctor map out the affected area and see if it corresponds to a dermatome. If so, shingles is possible even if there are no skin lesions. If your doctor does not suspect shingles, he/she may want to search for other causes. ...Read more
I keep having random pains in the left back side of my head. Also keep having burning/pressure sensation in back of neck to my head.
Pain: Off to your primary doctor as soon as you can get in. If there is a long delay please go to the nearest Emergency facility for care. ...Read more
I have this burning feel back of neck/upper back. Could be hair irritating the skin or what could it be?
No way to know w/out: Exam. Generally, hair doesn't irritate skin because it is actually a product of skin. It would be an irritant if you had ingrown hairs, and then on top of that, inflammation or infection of the follicles. What you have is pain signaling perceived to be from superficial nerve endings that lie in your skin. Http://anatomy. Uams. Edu/nerves_back. Html. An exam is best place to start to figure out why. ...Read more
Random Pain in back of neck with burning sensation at times. Comes and goes and does not respond to Motrin?
Neck pain: Try ice or rotate it with warm compresses 20 mins every hour. This could be a nerve ping enemy pain. You may want to see your family doctor to make sure it is not muscle pain. You could try a muscle relaxant if it is. You could also get an imaging study to make sure it is not a disc issue. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more
For the past year, my husband has had an occasional burning sensation to the back of his neck below his skull. There's no pain/tingling or past injury?
Painful rash: If it's just on one side, i'd worry this was shingles and would encourage you to get someone to start treatment right away. If it's on both sides, it could be an allergic reaction to something that got on your skin. There are a lot of other conditions that can cause painful rashes but most need to be seen to be diagnosed. ...Read more
Pain down back of neck, r shoulder and tingling to a feeling of knife stabbs in my shoulder joint should I worry?
Yes: Get checked, it can be several things - all treatable. ...Read more
Severe neck/back pain w/ spasms- neck feels jammed or stuck-constantly popping burning/shooting pains-cant sit/stand 10+ min facial numbness/tingling?
Tingling and muscle spasms in arm after pulling muscles in back of neck a few months back? Possible cause?
Could be many causes: Suggest you seek an opinion from a physiatrist, as you may benefit from some diagnostic studies to pin down answer, which could lead to a rehabilitation program. ...Read more
My arms feel heavy, like they're burning and painful to touch. Not sun related & slightly red. The back of neck feels heavy too. What can cause this?
I have possible uctd and burning pain back of neck, right shoulder, and right chest wall. Can this be related to a flare?
Yes: Might want to have your physician do some inflammatory markers to confirm your diagnosis. Getting tests done when you are actively having a problem make the results more likely to be positive and therefore make it easier to make diagnosis. ...Read more
Pain in left side of back of neck when sitting, radiating to head and shoulder, occasional tingling. Xray shows no bone issue, but pain can be severe.
My arms heavy, feel like they're burning and hurts to touch my skin. No sunburn but slightly red. The back of neck feels heavy too. What can cause this?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
What causes burning pain in the back of the neck? I had trigger point injection but they worsen the pain tingling and numbness in the neck and arm
I have neck pain that's causing headaches. Also severe burning and tingling down arms. MRI came back normal so what else could it be?
Chronic neck and lower back pain. Tingling burning in shoulders and legs. And headaches. What is wrong?
Consult Physician: You have headache, neck and back pain, burning in shoulders and legs. It is impossible to guess what is causing your symptoms without a more detailed history including past and family history and examination. If indicated the doctor may order some tests like blood test and/or imaging like X-ray /cat scan or MRI ...Read more