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Dizziness With Neck And Shoulder Pain
There are some causes that can be associated with the neck pain and dizziness, This could be an extra rib (supernumerary rib). Have you had an xray done for that?
Other than that, it can be from a circulation problem going to the back of your head. Does it happen when y ou move your neck? ...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
Dizziness lasting a few minutes at a time. This has been happening throughout the day for a week. Stiff neck. Shoulder pain and nausea?
Occipital neuralgia: (ON) involves the greater and lesser occipital nerves located in the back of the scalp and can produce neck pain as well as headache. The most common symptom is suboccipital pain radiating to the back of the head and occasionally down the back of the neck. This is treatable condition. Rec. See orofacial pain or pain management specialist. ...Read more
I am taking Quadtab for two wks now. Is it to blame for the pain at the back of my eyes, dizziness, neck and shoulder pain and headache?
May be side fx: Joint pain and visual changes have been reported with this combination of medicines, it is a good idea to report them to your medicine prescriber. These symptoms may also be unrelated to this medicine, but it is hard to know the answer. ...Read more
After physical therapy for neck and shoulder pain, I always feel dizzy and nauseated. What causes that?
Not normal: My recommendation is to let your therapist and doctor know that therapy is giving you nausea and making you dizzy. They will plan something different tailored for your needs. In my experiences physical therapy is a great tool and is never meant to cause you any nausea or discomfort. Take care. ...Read more
I've been having this pain in the back of my head closer to my neck, it causes a headache, some dizziness and today it made my left arm/shoulder pain?
Could be a: Simple trapezius muscle spasm from over stretching or a problem with the disks or joints in the neck. You're 28, the trapezius spasm/strain is more likely. Try cold packs to sore areas and after looking at an image of it online look for ways to avoid chronic strain during hunching while sitting near computer/reading/sleeping. If the pain doesn't go away in a few days, see your doctor. ...Read more
Left sided neck and shoulder pain, middle-lower back pain, dizziness, tingling and tiredness. What are these symptoms of?
What causes severe chest pain, shoulder pain, neck pain after eating followed by throwing up. Also dizziness, and sweating. Have had this 3 times?
YouGotYourHeartInIt: Glad I saw this. It worries me a little. Of course, any doctor would need to know more but, a lot of other possibilities aside for now, at your age it could be related to your heart. A rather rare form of angina.I'd expect you'd get those symptoms after exertion too but everybody is unique. Best to get the heart issue settled ASAP. I'd also consider what I've been eating and how much. Lighten-up for now. ...Read more
Last Fri had an emergency csection with epidural. Next day I had throbbing thigh pain. I have cold headaches with white flashes, dizziness, stiff neck n upper left back n shoulder pain. Is this cause of the epidural or was there spinal fluid leakage?
My daughter had tennis shoulder last summer and after yesterday car accident she is now complaining of shoulder pain and dizziness what should I do?
Right side abdo pain. Shoulder pain. Blood streaked mucus like discharge and dizziness. All swab tests clear?
Keep looking: Your doctor should keep implementing the workup he/she has planned until your questions have been answered. ...Read more
Do I have meningitis? I have back and shoulder pain, dizziness, fatigue but the cold has subsided about a week ago.
Left shoulder pain to the elbow. Vomited last pm. Feel week and dizzy upon standing. Started otezla last tuesday?
Call your doctor: Call the doctor who prescribed it And stop the med until you speak with that person. It may or may not be related to the med. ...Read more
911: I'm very concerned these symptoms may not be simply musculoskeletal in origin. I strongly recommend you get evaluated right away, and yes that means the ER. Better safe than sorry. ...Read more
Period 4 days late, sharp pelvic and rectal pain, mild spotting, shoulder pain, some dizziness, pulse/heartbeat on right side like a quiver?
See your doctor: Several possibilities, including pregnancy or pregnancy problems such as a tubal/ectopic (out of place) pregnancy than could be serious. Might also be other problems such as hormonal imbalance (even polycystic ovarian syndrome--pcos), stds, other infection. Best to check it out. If you don't want to be pregnant, you should discuss birth control. If you do, you should talk about that. ...Read more
Following a vertigo (BPPV), I keep having the dizziness, neck & shoulder pain, headache, tingling and numbness in my extremities. MRI w/o contrast- neg?
Dizziness, depression, shoulder pain on the left side, loss of balance since 1 year. Could this be due to vitamin B12 deficiency?
I'm taking amlodipine 5mg for htn but why am I feeling dizzy headache and blurred vision/halo. Nape pain and chest pain and shoulder pain.?
Many reasons: Check BP daily. At your age it should ...Read more
What are the symptoms of vitamin d deficiency? I have ongoing neck/shoulder pain, weak legs, fatigue and dizziness. Are these due to the deficiency?
Right side only dizzy, fullness/ringing in ear, see yellow spots, off balance, joint/muscle cramps, routine headaches, forgetful, disoriented, shoulder pain?
Get evaluated: Are those sx new or something you've experienced before? In any case, call your primary care doctor to set up a meeting and discuss your symptoms to figure out "why? " you're experiencing them. Once you've done that, you can decide on a course of action. Good luck! ...Read more
Sore throat, weakness, lost appetite, eyes dizzy, shoulder pain and slight headache. What could this be? Please I need an aswer. Thank you!
Can stiff neck cause dizziness... My neck shoulder remains stiff next morning aftrr heavy badminton games.
I had an epidural in may last year. Since then my neck and left shoulder have caused severe pain plus dizziness. Symptoms connected to procedure?
Epidural: Epidurals done correctly (by well trained md's) rarely cause increased pain that lasts this long (you had it 5/13). More than likely you have some pathology that is not responsive to epidurals. ...Read more
Feel pain at the back of the head-neck-uuper shoulder (just above the shoulder blade), dizziness, what's this? Need advise. Is it in the head or spine?
Muscle pain: It appears to be a muscle spasm in the trapezius muscle. Try some ice if it is a few days old. If longer try some moist heat like a warm compress. Put a wet towel in the microwave and warm it. Test is with your hand, so it does not burn your skin. Then place it on your shoulder for twenty mins each hour. You can also take some Motrin for the pain 600 mg, 3 tabs of the 200 mg tabs. Good luck! ...Read more
Sudden right side chest pain. Radiating to shoulder/neck/back. Hurts to use or put pressure on. Dizziness. Hurts with deep breaths. Help.
See below: More information (HX of trauma), a physical exam and a ECG are required to diagnose you. See a physician as soon as possible, as It could be a anything from a broken or lacerated rib to pericarditis. However, I doubt that you are having a heart attack or acute coronary syndrome. ...Read more
I am 17yrs old symptoms: pounding headache moodswings dizziness stiff neck/shoulder/back heavy head almost imposible to get my headup in the morning?
See your doctor: Although this could be viral; but the younger the age the more likely chance of bacterial infection. With stiff neck and not being able to get your headup I would worry about meningitis that can become dangerous. See your family md asap. If rapid decline go to nearest emergency room. ...Read more
Severe back, shoulder, neck pain, migraines, hot flashes, dizziness, nausea? I don't know what is wrong with me.
Evaluate Neck: If you are not improving have your doctor order a cervical spine mri. Many times a herniated disc in the neck can cause arm pain especially if you have not improved with the medications and physical therapy. If it is a herniated disc you may need evaluation from a spine specialist to determine what other options might be needed (injections, surgery, etc) to help reduce pain. ...Read more
Can severe neck/shoulder/posture problems and pain cause facial/head neuralgia, vision disturbances and dizziness? Docs said migraine but it's been 3 weeks now?
Yes it can: By causing pressure points on certain areas of the nerves that supply neck and face that leads to shooting pain in those areas. ...Read more