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What can cause pain in the upper left part of my back?
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Dr. Joseph Hermann
Family Medicine
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In brief: Many things
Although by far the most common cause is muscular in nature, other causes include heart disease (coronary artery disease), lung disease and spinal disorders, to name just a few.
If the pain has been persistent, it is best to be evaluated by your personal family physician. Another option is to see a physical therapist who should be able to tell you if it is simply musculoskeletal in nature.

In brief: Many things
Although by far the most common cause is muscular in nature, other causes include heart disease (coronary artery disease), lung disease and spinal disorders, to name just a few.
If the pain has been persistent, it is best to be evaluated by your personal family physician. Another option is to see a physical therapist who should be able to tell you if it is simply musculoskeletal in nature.
Dr. Joseph Hermann
Dr. Joseph Hermann
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Dr. Charles Graubert
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
In brief: Muscle
Muscle strain or injury.

In brief: Muscle
Muscle strain or injury.
Dr. Charles Graubert
Dr. Charles Graubert
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