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Why is my upper back always so tense and sore?

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Dr. Laurence Badgley
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In brief: Muscle spasm

Upper back pain in early twenties female suggests chronic muscle spasm.
Symptoms of "lack of pleasure...Poor concentration" raise speculation for #fibromyalgia. Posture and ergonomics of workplace should be reviewed for repetative stress causing overuse of certain muscles ; tendons. Osteopath might be best specialist to evaluate. Massage, yoga, acupuncture, ; physical therapy might help.

In brief: Muscle spasm

Upper back pain in early twenties female suggests chronic muscle spasm.
Symptoms of "lack of pleasure...Poor concentration" raise speculation for #fibromyalgia. Posture and ergonomics of workplace should be reviewed for repetative stress causing overuse of certain muscles ; tendons. Osteopath might be best specialist to evaluate. Massage, yoga, acupuncture, ; physical therapy might help.
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