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Symptoms - pain and pull in area between neck and shoulder, pain in collar bone and throat, feels like there's a lump in my throat. Had these symptoms for over a week.
This is Dr. David
how old are you?
are you male or female?
what medications are you taking?
do you have acid reflux? acid reflux up from your stomach can cause lump in your throat and pain in the throat
do you have excessive anxiety? this can cause pain and lump in your throat
yes to acid reflux and anxiety... but how do you explain the rest of the symptoms I stated above?
tension and anxiety can cause you to tense up your shoulders and neck and cause pain between your neck and shoulders
a muscle strain or pinched nerve in your neck can cause pain there as well.
anxiety or acid reflux can cause pain in the collar bone and throat area.
have you tried medications like prilosec and zantac and prevacid to help decrease stomach acid?