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What can cause recurring pain below shoulder blade?

What can cause recurring pain below shoulder blade?

Many things: when you say recurring it is unclear if it associated with activities. can be internal(for example pulmonary), can be musculoskeletal. needs evaluation ...Read more

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What could be the cause of upper back pain below shoulder blade?

Several: Muscle spasm is a likely cause. Another possible and more serious cause is irritation of the lining of the chest cavity and lungs. This pain is usually worse with a deep breath. ...Read more

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Really bad back pain below shoulder blade. What OTC pain meds can I take?

Really bad back pain below shoulder blade. What OTC pain meds can I take?

The Ones You Know: Already. There are not any new OTC meds than the ones that are already available now. Ibuprofen/Motrin, Aleve/Naproxen, Tylenol/Acetaminophen are currently available without Rx. Although be aware that too much tylenol (acetaminophen) can result in liver damage/failure. If these are not helping or you are using these daily, I would suggest seeing your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Symptoms: raspy cough includes chest pain, right side pain (above hip), tummy pain, right side back pain (below shoulder blade) nausea, heartburn ?

Symptoms: raspy cough includes chest pain, right side pain (above hip), tummy pain, right side back pain (below shoulder blade) nausea, heartburn ?

Need to see doctor: Your symptoms are too many in chest and abdomen and you need to be checked to find out what is causing all your symptoms so check with your family doctor asap. ...Read more

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Pain in upper middle shoulder blade?

Pain in upper middle shoulder blade?

Maybe supraspinatus: The muscle in your upper shoulder blade is your supraspinatus. Pain there can be from injury to the muscle, impingement to its tendon (the rotator cuff) or from irritation to the nerve that goes to the muscle. You need an orthopedic surgeon, physical medicine or sports medicine doctor who can sort through these possibilities and prescribe appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Knot in right back below shoulder blade?

Knot in right back below shoulder blade?

Hard to say: There are multiple potential causes. A good exam and appropriate studies can usually determine the cause, there is a condition known as subscapular bursitis in which the bursa underneath the scapula gets swollen and tender. This is one of several potential causes. Consider being seen. ...Read more

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Why causes my shoulder blade to stick out?

Why causes my shoulder blade to stick out?

A variety of causes: Your condition is called scapular winging and usually affects only one side. Causes include injury to one of the nerves called the long thoracic nerve if you had an injury. Parsonage turner syndrome is a viral syndrome that can affect the brachial plexus and cause scapular winging. This is a self limited condition and can take upto 1 year to resolve. A condition called sick scapular syndrome can cause both scapulas to wing. Treatment is usually with physical therapy. See a shoulder specialist to really find out what the cause is. ...Read more

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Why does my shoulder blade hurt so frequently?

Why does my shoulder blade hurt so frequently?

Scapula Pain: Inflammation can occur underneath the shoulder blade where there is a bursa. This is called scapulothoracic bursitis and can be treated with therapy, NSAIDS, pain medications, and possibly a steroid injection. Make an appointment with an Orthopaedic shoulder surgeon to be evaluated and discuss treatment options. Take care, Joe Wilson. ...Read more

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How can I release the tension in my shoulder blade?

How can I release the tension in my shoulder blade?

Varies: It varies somewhat based upon the cause but common things that can help can include moist heat, massage, and/or therapy. ...Read more

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Please help! i'm having pain near or on shoulder blade?

Shoulder blade: Pain that does not resolve with time and low dose antiinflammatory - requires examination ...Read more

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What causes pain in left back side up near shoulder blade?

What causes pain in left back side up near shoulder blade?

Varies: There are a lot of possibilities and i would encourage you to get checked. Many potential causes are musculoskeletal and quite benign, such as a subscapular bursitis or a thoracic radiculopathy. But there are more potentially dangerous conditions including the possibility it is an abnormal presentation of cardiac ischemia. A detailed exam and appropriate tests can usually determine the cause. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of pain in back by shoulder blade?

Shoulder blade pain: Could be muscle sprain/strain/imbalance. Possible nerve impingements. Possibly ergonomic or postural as well. Tumors and masses less likely. ...Read more

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What to do about upper right back/shoulder blade sharp pains?

What to do about upper right back/shoulder blade sharp pains?

Scapula Pain: Inflammation can occur underneath the shoulder blade where there is a bursa. This is called scapulothoracic bursitis and can be treated with therapy, NSAIDS, pain medications, and possibly a steroid injection. Make an appointment with an Orthopaedic shoulder surgeon to be evaluated and discuss treatment options. Take care, Joe Wilson. ...Read more

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How do I stop this constant need to pop back shoulder blade area?

How do I stop this constant need to pop back shoulder blade area?

Snapping scapula: This can be relieved by physical therapy possible corticosteroid injection and in certain patients who fail physical therapy possible arthroscopy and scapular bursectomy. ...Read more

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How to get a knot out under my shoulder blade without a professional?

How to get a knot out under my shoulder blade without a professional?

Kinetic Evaluation: The knot means something is out of sync in the complex set of coordinated movements of the shoulder girdle. This can be because of a strain/sprain, or slight focal weakness, or occult shoulder instability along with a host of other possibilities. Start with scapula stability strength program but consider an evaluation if persists. http://theshouldercenter.com/shoulder-pain.htm. ...Read more

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What could the pain above/around my shoulder blade when sitting be from?

Trigger point: Myofascial inflammation and spasm causing pain and possible radiating pain to other areas. Can be positional in terms initiating or "triggering" the pain and spasm ...Read more

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When can I go back to work after recovering from a shoulder blade pop out?

Depends: I'm assuming you are describing a dislocated shoulder. Return to work depends on many factors. Hopefully you were treated by a physician. Additional injuries to the shoulder can occur after a dislocation such a cartilage tears and rotator cuff injuries. Follow. Your doctors advice. ...Read more

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Can pain in your scapula/shoulder blade associated with a separated shoulder?

Shoulder Blade Pain: Pain from a separated shoulder usually is limited to the a-c joint where the shoulder separated. Is your scapula pain right over the shoulder blade? Has your separated shoulder healed? If you have scapula pain when you raise your arm up sideway (abduction), but no pain at the a-c joint then I do not see a relationship and would look for another cause. ...Read more