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Pain In The Back Of The Neck And Shoulder
I have a pain in the back of my neck and shoulders for two weeks now. I sleep with my neck elevated and carry my computer on my right side shoulder.
Muscle strain: Try sleeping with your neck in a neutral supported position. Also carrying heavy items exclusively on one side will strain your neck and upper back. Try carrying your computer in a back pack or different bag that allows you to maintain a balanced posture that you do not have to strain to maintain. ...Read more
Pain in left side of my throat ear red achy eye.Pain in the back of my nose, left jaw bone teeth. Pain in the back of my neck to shoulders ?
Pain pain pain! hurts in the back of my neck, along shoulder blades and diaphragm when i breath deep. What is this?
See orthopedist: Commonly, shoulder blade pain can be from the neck or bursitis around the blade. Ribcage/chest pain can be from rib joints. Sometimes, trigger point steroid injection of the shoulder balde bursitis can be helpful along with physical therapy, and medications such as muscle relaxants and anti-inflammatories. See an orthopedist for proper diagnosis. ...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
Discomfort between and under both shoulder blades at random times & lasts several hours. Headache, pain in back neck & popping in neck shoulders
Pain on the back of my neck radiating to shoulders and upper back, head ache . Feels like a pinch on back in different spots. 2 blood tests ok !?
Need to be seen by: You need to be seen again by your physician even if blood test ok to check simple thing like blood pressure. Otherwise, this could be related to neck/cervical spine problem as it has typical presentation. If better reclined or with some over the counter medication like ibuprofen/naproxen if not allergic to Aspirin or on blood thinners & no ulcer problem. Then spine issue & can get checked on this. ...Read more
Waiting 4 tonsil removal, having pain in the back of neck radiating to my shoulder , pain in the back of my nose is that related to my tonsil prob?
Possibly: When someone feels sick and has an infection it is possible for other related areas to also not feel "right" and have discomfort. Have it checked out if pain worsens. ...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