Doctor insights on:
Does A Cervical Herniated Disk Cause Horrible Shoulder Pain
Herniated disk is also known as Bulging disk. Herniated disk is a medical condition in which the gel like disk between the bones of the spine squeezes out of its center position. Because nerves run in the spine right next to the disk, a herniated disk can compress a nerve and cause symptoms such as low back ...Read more
When i drive a lot i get shoulder pain moving in towards my chest what could cause this mostly left arm I do have herniated. Disc in neck?
Neck or shoulder: You can get similar symptoms from an impingement on either your neck or shoulder itself. Best thing to do is see a physiatrist and get examined as there are special tests that can be done to determine which it is. If the exam doesn't lead to answers and MRI would be the next step. Heart problems can be referred to the left arm (angina) so if you have risk factors for heart disease see an md. ...Read more
Ventral bulging disc at c3-4, minimal bulging disc at c4-5, mild bulging disk at c5-6, mild bulging at c6-7, cause of back, neck and shoulder pain?
6 months n 20 sessions of pt. Still neck n shoulder pain.How effective is steroid jab for herniated cervical discs n spondylosis? Risks?Other options?
Cervical steroid injection caused severe shoulder pain. 18 days later getting worse. Huge bruse and swelling band on arm?
Get checked: You would certainly want to be checked immediately. There are multiple potential causes, from potential complications from the epidural to conditions that may be unrelated to the neck or epidural but could still be dangerous such as an axillary vein thrombosis. Thank you for your question. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cervical stenosis, disc bulge, foraminal narrowing. Could this cause ongoing chest and shoulder pain? Normal nuke stress, echo 2 yrs, plain ex. 7/12.
Potentially: One way to describe "foramina stenosis" is a pinched nerve and this can potentially cause neck pain headaches, and pain running into the shoulder. It is good you had your heart checked into as well. Sometimes we will use a nerve block which can be helpful both therapeutically and diagnostically. Thank you for your question. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chronic r arm/shoulder pain x6yrs. 2 wrist surgeries & radial nerve release gave zero relief. Current CT angio neck report said modest cervical spondylosis. Could this be the cause of my arm pain?
Absolutely: Cervical spondylosis is a much more common cause of radiculopathy and nerve pain than thoracic outlet syndrome, a cervical rib, a brachial plexopathy or shoulder impingement syndrome, particularly with confirmed cervical spondylosis. Have a spine specialist consult. The history is extremely important and the patterns. Emg/ncv' s are sometimes helpful, but not always. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have this bump on my cervical spine that I've never had and just recently discover it a week ago after I experienced really bad right shoulder pain?
Have 4 bulging disc in the neck and kyphosis . Upper back, neck and shoulder pain, had it for 6 months, could this be a cervical strain or?
Neck, back, shoulder: It would be difficult to say without an exam. A cervical strain tends to dissipate over time and resolve within a few weeks. It usually does not last for months. ...Read more
Shoulder pain-popping, with arm/hand pain numbness. Done pt, tens, and cervical epidurals. Mri of neck ok emg showed abnormalities but symptoms worse?
EMG should show : If you had a normal cervical spine MRI it is no surprise that epidurals were ineffective. The EMG you said is abnormal - it should suggest the nerves affected and allow your pain management physician to develop a diagnosis and treatment options. If your doctor can not seem to help, consider obtaining another medical opinion. ...Read more
Wear and tear can cause degeneration in the vertebral column, and cause discs to deteriorate. The supportive basket, nucleus fibrosis develops small tears. A bulge is minimal perhaps a few millimeters, and is clinically insignificant, but additional disc displacement such as protrusion or herniation may compress ...Read more
Shoulder pain is multifactorial. It can be from bone issues -- like arthritis. It can be from muscle tendon issues -- like a torn rotator cuff, or when a tendon is inflammed. It can also be from nerve issues -- like a bulging disk in your spine. Each diagnosis ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Does the methylprednisolone dosepak take away the pain of a herniated disk?
- Does cervical spinal stenosis cause pain and numbness in shoulder area?
- Does the pressure of a herniated disk on the nerve cause paralysis?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Can a shoulder injury cause breast pain?
- How would a herniated disc cause pain on the bottom of the feet?
- Does a herniated disk get worse over time?
- Does clindamycin cause horrible gas and stomach pain?
- Talk to a urgent care specialist online for free