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What is it when you have pain in the left shoulder blade?

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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Muscle strain.

Usually it's muscle strain.
But it can also be a pinched nerve, or possible a mass. See an orthopedic doctor, who wil start with xrays.

In brief: Muscle strain.

Usually it's muscle strain.
But it can also be a pinched nerve, or possible a mass. See an orthopedic doctor, who wil start with xrays.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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Dr. Jessica Davis
Family Medicine

In brief: Could be many things

Without more history and physical exam, pain in the shoulder blade area could be anything from basic muscle strain or trigger points, to heartburn, to serious problems like heart pain from angina, lung disease, or pancreatitis.
Need more info.

In brief: Could be many things

Without more history and physical exam, pain in the shoulder blade area could be anything from basic muscle strain or trigger points, to heartburn, to serious problems like heart pain from angina, lung disease, or pancreatitis.
Need more info.
Dr. Jessica Davis
Dr. Jessica Davis
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