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Right Shoulder Girdle Sprain And Strain
Pain in neck, in spine between shoulder girdle, lower most portionof spine, just below knee cap on llet leg, and foot below ankle, age 28, cmn caus?
Pinched nerve: Sounds like you sprained the spine, and have symptoms consistent with a pinched nerve to the lower back. The cause of pinched nerves include, disk herniations, bone spurs, and more alarming causes such as broken bones, cancer, or infection. Based on your age, and if you are otherwise healthy, it is most likely a herniated disk. But to be sure, please have an evaluation by a physican. ...Read more
-R used interchangeably. They refer 2 injuries 2 mucles & ligaments. 3 degrees: 1=tweaked or hurts but no harm no foul, 2=damage 2 the structure with some bleeding & prolonged pain,but with ice, time , rest,& activity modification they heal over a few weeks,3=a complete disruption such as an ACL tear. If this happens in a muscle body, there's no repair available, painful, ...Read more
Was laying down in awkward position & when getting up felt a strain in right shoulder, feels strained. Slips in & out when moving arm around.
Shoulder strain. When i hand on back of waist i feel very uncomfortable front side of my right shoulder. Why i feel this strange strain?
Rotator cuff injury: It sounds like you injured your rotator cuff mildly. The best thing for this is using Acetaminophen or Naproxen as needed, avoid reaching overhead or doing movements that irritate your shoulder, and apply ice when it is hurting you. Also start working on a rehab program (i.e. http://www.nismat.org/patients/injury-prevention/exercise-programs/upper-body-strengthening-program). ...Read more
Why does a shoulder sprain or strain cause pain under the breast? As in where underwire of bra would sit. Is it better to wear bra or no bra to help?
I'm 17 year and I'm having severe pains in my right shoulder blade. Pain nowhere else but i can barely move and I haven't done anything to sprain it.
There are a number: of conditions that could result in your symptoms but without a thorough history and examination and perhaps some blood and X-ray testing it will be impossible to diagnose over the internet. You should find a local health care provider to evaluate you as soon as possible. ...Read more
Right shoulder blade tender/pain, radiates down arm, arm is swollen, wrist is tender and painful below thumb almost like a sprain. Please advise?
I would get: Examined by your regular doctor or orthopedic doctor. That's my advise. ...Read more
I have L4 and L5 compressed discs and possibly one in my neck, muscle strain & spasms would it be ok to go on a 5 hr road trip? I was in a car accident in aug/11 and injured my right shoulder, neck and back. I have a stiff shoulder (possible adhesive caps
Take breaks: I would not recommend being the driver on this road trip if possible, especially not if you're taking pain medications that cause sedation or impaired ability to drive. During the trip, take regular breaks to get out of the car, stretch and relax. Take a break every 30-60 min, or whenever you find the discomfort increasing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have swelling of upper chest, below clavicle sternum connection from strained/sprained ligaments, how long does it take before swelling goes down?
A while: Depending on the severity of the injury, it can take anywhere from 6 weeks to 3 months. ...Read more
A sprain is a medical term that describes an injury to soft tissue structures in the area. Common examples are a lumbar sprain, in which you might injure muscles in your back; or an ankle sprain in which you could injure ligaments about the ankle. Sprains can be from mild to severe, and so ...Read more