Top
10
Doctor insights on: Pain In Upper Back Between Shoulder Blades

Share
1

1
Sharp pain in upper back between shoulder blades lasting a second or two randomly every few days or more. Should I worry?

Sharp pain in upper back between shoulder blades lasting a second or two randomly every few days or more. Should I worry?

See a doctor: Worst case scenario Thoracic aorta aneurysm, but unlikely with your age, and the pain shouldn‘t come and go. See your doctor and get checked out. ...Read more

3

3
Hi I am suffering from pain on upper back in between shoulder blades and besides right side shoulder blade I am getting more pain there and consulted?

Hi I am suffering from pain on upper back in between shoulder blades and besides right side shoulder blade I am getting more pain there and consulted?

ORTHO EVALUATION: This may represent primary shoulder dysfunction or a cervical spine problem. See an orthopedic doc for a primary consult. Diagnostic studies may include xrays and MRI depending on the finding of the physical examination. ...Read more

4

4
I have pain and soreness in upper back, between shoulder blades, it's not constant, could it be from poor posture?

I have pain and soreness in upper back, between shoulder blades, it's not constant, could it be from poor posture?

Shoulder pain: Most likely from postural issues, which pulls on the trapezius, rhomboids, levator scapulae, and paraspinal muscles. ...Read more

5

5
I have pain in upper back left side between shoulder blade and spine! any ideas?

Neck or shoulder: This type of pain can be from the neck or the solder. Pathology in either area feel the same to the patient. If you have more shoulder pain, then she a shoulder doc or sports med doc. If you have more neck to the intrascapular region, consider seeing a spinal specialist. ...Read more

6

6
I have a sharp and constant pain in my upper back between my shoulder blades. What should I do?

Pain: Any pain unless you know yourself you strained a muscle most likely you need to see your internist. There may be something else going on. ...Read more

7

7
Can really bad heartburn cause pain in the upper back between the shoulder blades?

Can really bad heartburn cause pain in the upper back between the shoulder blades?

Heartburn symptoms: You can have referred pain from the esophagus that is felt in the back though it is unusual. Other possibilities could include gallbladder disease. You should have your doctor check you out. ...Read more

9

9
What causes sharp pain in my upper back, between my shoulder blades, when i take deep breathes? I've had this for 2+ years.

Cannot diagnose: This could be something in the spinal column, irritation of the pleura, musculoskeletal, neurologic, and so an and so on. See a doctor and get this evaluated. As you are well aware, it is not normal. Good luck and hope you feel better soon. ...Read more