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Upper back pain. Intermittent stabs on both sides of chest, between shoulder blades, and a few pinches between breasts. Muscular? Related to back pain?

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Dr. Ben Pradhan
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Muscular secondary

Sounds like pain radiating from the spine to the ribs , so you feel it on the sides.
Muscle spasms are usually secondary in the spine, due to an underlying inflammatory condition.

In brief: Muscular secondary

Sounds like pain radiating from the spine to the ribs , so you feel it on the sides.
Muscle spasms are usually secondary in the spine, due to an underlying inflammatory condition.
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