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I have had a stiff neck for several days. Have tried heat to…

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I have had a...

I have had a stiff neck for several days. Have tried heat to help the discomfort. Now both sides of neck aches. What could be wrong and

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with the neck pain? Are you experiencing any numbness or tingling?

About 1 week. No numbness or tingling. Just headaches along w/it.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I have a stent in after a heart attach 2 1/2 years ago. Have been traveling

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Neurology
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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago
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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

how old are you?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
80 years old and in good health otherwise. However, I have been in France staying w/a son in a hospital and was
wondering if I had contracted a disease while there. Would a blood test be helpful to determine this?
Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

You could have a neck muscle strain

have you been stressed?

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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

Thanks for this question

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