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My name is ***** *****... My question is about the pain in

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My name is ***** *****... My question is about the pain in my left bicep and shoulder...the bicep feels like a severe cramp. My neck and face tingle occasionally throughout the day on the right side. Extreme pain on the right side was the issue until about 4 days ago when pain became more extreme on left and in bicep. 5.6.7. are fused results of compression fracture in 1985. Also past 3-4 nights while laying on stomach to sleep deep breaths cause severe cramping under ribs in my back.
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 9 months ago.

Hi

You need an MRI of the cervical spine.

The fusion is a concern, and there can be more problems in this area.

Get a full structural exam, of the shoulder as well.

See an orthopedist immediately.

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