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What causes pain in back of shoulder?
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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
4 doctors agree
In brief: Many causes
Pain the the back of the shoulder can relate to neck arthritis, muscle strain or rotator cuff problems.

In brief: Many causes
Pain the the back of the shoulder can relate to neck arthritis, muscle strain or rotator cuff problems.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Various causes
There are various causes to it.
It may be that there is something wrong with the shoulder itself (sprain/strain) or the pain may be a referred one (coming from the neck or the forearm). The worst case scenario is heart ache radiating to the shoulder. That requires immediate attention. To better sort this out, we will need more detailed information about your pain.

In brief: Various causes
There are various causes to it.
It may be that there is something wrong with the shoulder itself (sprain/strain) or the pain may be a referred one (coming from the neck or the forearm). The worst case scenario is heart ache radiating to the shoulder. That requires immediate attention. To better sort this out, we will need more detailed information about your pain.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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