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I have a slight pain on the left side of my neck sometimes when i cough or when i lower my head. What could it be. It doesn't appear to be swollen eith?

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Dr. David Kam
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Muscle sprain

Your symptom are consistent with a pulled muscle in your neck.
Take ibuprofen, heating pad to area. See a neurologist to r/o neck spine problem if your symptoms persists.

In brief: Muscle sprain

Your symptom are consistent with a pulled muscle in your neck.
Take ibuprofen, heating pad to area. See a neurologist to r/o neck spine problem if your symptoms persists.
Dr. David Kam
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