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Can a pinched nerve in the neck cause tightness in the throat?

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Dr. Chukwuka Okafor
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
4 doctors agree

In brief: It should not

It is not typical for pinched nerve in neck to cause throat tightness.
Go see your doctor for evaluation.

In brief: It should not

It is not typical for pinched nerve in neck to cause throat tightness.
Go see your doctor for evaluation.
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Dr. Chaim Colen
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Pinched Nerve

A pinched nerve can usually cause pain, numbness and weakness, but not throat tightness.

In brief: Pinched Nerve

A pinched nerve can usually cause pain, numbness and weakness, but not throat tightness.
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