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Could it be that after pulling a muscle the swollen muscle is pinching a nerve?

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Dr. Jack Choueka
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Yes

Injury to any soft tissue including muscle can lead to pressure on surrounding nerves.

In brief: Yes

Injury to any soft tissue including muscle can lead to pressure on surrounding nerves.
Dr. Jack Choueka
Dr. Jack Choueka
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Dr. Howard Epps
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Irritate it for sure

After you pull a muscle, there is bleeding around the area and subsequently inflammation.
Both of these things can irritate or at times put pressure on a nerve.

In brief: Irritate it for sure

After you pull a muscle, there is bleeding around the area and subsequently inflammation.
Both of these things can irritate or at times put pressure on a nerve.
Dr. Howard Epps
Dr. Howard Epps
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