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I feel pain in the right upper back can i ask what it is?

I feel pain in the right upper back can i ask what it is?

Right upper back: If you are getting a stabbing or throbbing pain in the area of your right shoulder blade, you may be having problems with your gallbladder. Do you get the pain after meals? nausea? vomiting? diarrhea? If yes, you need to have an ultrasound and maybe surgery. If no then it may just be muscular ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain when i breath in my right upper back, should I be worried?

I have a sharp pain when i breath in my right upper back, should I be worried?

Chest pain?: 2 possibilities when you get sharp pain in back of your chest with deep breathing: 1- chest wall pain like muscular pain. 2- pulmonary embolism. Means clot in lungs vessels. Get evaluated asap. ...Read more

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Why does my right upper back hurt when i take a deep breath?

Why does my right upper back hurt when i take a deep breath?

Lung Inflammation?: You may have inflammation in your lungs, and when you take a deep breath and your lungs expand, that is causing your discomfort. Pleuritis is possible. You may have a muscle sprain as well, and when you use your accessory muscles to breath, that are aches you. See a dr. If it persists to get a proper diagnosis. Goodluck. ...Read more

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My right upper back right below my shoulder is twitching has been for a few days?

My right upper back right below my shoulder is twitching has been for a few days?

Myokymia: Myokymia is focal discharges in bursts of 2-10 occurring randomly in skeletal muscles. More common in facial muscles but can occur in any skeletal muscle. Usually benign and of no consequence. I have experienced it for over 30 years in my hands, feet and legs. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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My right upper back is hurting, what can cause this? Also I have no kidney it was removed last year for cancer. Thank you

My right upper back is hurting, what can cause this? Also I have no kidney it was removed last year for cancer. Thank you

Muscle strain, or...: The most common reason is muscle spasm in that area caused by your posture or a repetitive activity. But since you've had cancer, we have to keep that in mind. Try some gentle stretches, massage, and a heating pad, and make an appointment to follow-up with your oncologist. Also, pay attention to your body mechanics! ...Read more

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Pain in right upper back that itches and burns when I scratch it for about two weeks. There is no rash. not severe just annoying?

 Pain in right upper back that itches and burns when I scratch it for about two weeks. There is no rash. not severe just annoying?

PAIN ITCHING BACK: IF THIS HAS BEEN GOING ON FOR 2 WEEKS, IT IS TIME TO SEE YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST. DO IT SOON! GOOD LUCK ...Read more

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Female 37. Upper right back pain, radiates down to arm 5 wks. There's a spot in my right upper back where the pain originates but I can't pinpoint it?

Female 37. Upper right back pain, radiates down to arm 5 wks.  There's a spot in my right upper back where the pain originates but I can't pinpoint it?

Google:Back Knobber: Don't fret. This is fairly common, based on what you've described. Usually from an area of stress in the muscle or possibly inflammation of one of the small bursa back there. Very annoying. The pain can radiate into the neck or, less commonly, the arm. It would help to be checked for "trigger points." If there, there are various ways of dealing with it. You could try yourself with a Back Knobber. ...Read more

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