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I have pain to my right shoulder blade when I bend over and

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Hi Pearl, I have pain to my right shoulder blade when I bend over and when I turn my neck to the right.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the neck pain? Are you experiencing any numbness or tingling?
Customer: No. The pain has increased since I got my parter to massage the area yesterday and I woke up with this pain 3 days ago
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have Vestibular migraine which under control with zpropanalol
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.
Is there any swelling, redness?

Did you have any trauma?

Did you take any medicine?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
When I turn my head to the left or right I get the next to my spine by my Shoulder blade. I also get the pain when I lift my arms above my head or try to touch my toes. I'm taking Betablockers for Vestibular migraine. The pain appears to be muscular and deep. There isn't any redness or swelling.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for the information,
There can be a few possible factors.
Common causes are arthritis, adhesive capsulitis, or tendinitis, rotator cuff disorders.
It can also come from pinched nerve in the neck.
I would advise to get an examination by an orthopedic doctor.
At home you can apply warm compress & take antiinflammatory analgesics like motrin, aleve if there is no contraindication.
Physiotherapy can be helpful.
Steroid injection can be done depending on the cause.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
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