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Sharp Pain Back Shoulder Blade
Dull, sometimes sharp pain left upper back/ shoulder blade area. Hurts all the time, hurts to tie a deep breathe. Motrin useless, heat helps a bit. ?
Multiple Things: Many sources can result in referred pain to the shoulder blade. Along with the neurogenic sources like cervical (c6 for example) and the suprascapular nerve, we also see many patients with occult shoulder pathology have referred pain to this area. Patients who are very flexible can also have occult shoulder instability refer pain to this area. Please consider seeing your doctor. ...Read more
I tripped and fell into my truck with my shoulder. I have a sharp pain in the middle of my shoulder blade on the back side and upper rib cag?
Contusion vs fractur: Most likely that you have a contusion/strain from falling and hitting your truck. Often, pain is worse a day or two after injury due to inflammation etc...Uncomplicated fractures of rib or shoulder blades can happen, but no casting is needed..So only need to treat pain/inflammation for comfort. Gentle range of motion/stretching, and motrin/aleve for few days..If worsen, call your doc.. Good luck. ...Read more
About once or twice a day I get a sharp pain in my back right below my right shoulder blade. It only lasts a second but I don't know why it happens?
Sharp pain under my right shoulder blade within past 2 months...the pain is constant and lasts a few days..goes away, then comes back a few days later?
Just a though: You might have your GALLBLADDER examined! Pain from that are can "radiate" to the area you describe! Just a thought Hope it's helpful Dr Z ...Read more
Why do I cough and then feel a sharp pain in my armpit across my back to under my shoulder blade?
Could be diaphragm: When you cough, it increases your intrathoracic and intra-abdominal pressure. If you do not have enough fluid between your lung tissue and your diaphragm, coughing and even deep breathing can cause pain. Your medical doctor can hear if this is happening using a stethescope. Another reason for your pain could be a pinched nerve in your thoracic spine. Sometimes an MRI is necessary to diagnose this. ...Read more
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