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What can cause a sudden feeling like The back of my shoulder is getting poked with something sharp mainly when I stretch my arm and is also numb.

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Nerve pressure?

get an X ray of lower neck and upper thoracic spine.
May be a nerve being pinched on certain movement.

In brief: Nerve pressure?

get an X ray of lower neck and upper thoracic spine.
May be a nerve being pinched on certain movement.
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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Dr. Tonya Fordham
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Pinched nerve

Sounds like impingement syndrome and you need to see the doctor for studies and a referral to the specialist.
I hope you feel better soon.

In brief: Pinched nerve

Sounds like impingement syndrome and you need to see the doctor for studies and a referral to the specialist.
I hope you feel better soon.
Dr. Tonya Fordham
Dr. Tonya Fordham
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