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Upper back pain in shoulder blade area. What is it?

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Dr. Ralph Salvagno
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Trigger points

Pain around the shoulder blades (scapula) is commonly caused by trigger points , also known as myofascial pain.
These painful areas may respond to i've or heat, massage , acupressure, rest or physical therapy. Occasionally injections or acupuncture may be helpful.

In brief: Trigger points

Pain around the shoulder blades (scapula) is commonly caused by trigger points , also known as myofascial pain.
These painful areas may respond to i've or heat, massage , acupressure, rest or physical therapy. Occasionally injections or acupuncture may be helpful.
Dr. Ralph Salvagno
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Rhomboid strain

Rhomboid strain.

In brief: Rhomboid strain

Rhomboid strain.
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Dr. Mark Hutchinson
Could be referred from neck
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