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Left back upper back issues. Pain around left elbow, shoulder balde, fingers. Under PCP. What could this be?

hi, i am having left back upper back issues. it started with me feeling like something was wedged in my shoulder blade, i also feel pain around my left elbow and tingling in my fingers. i have benn under the care of my pcp who prescribed meds and have also been under the care of a chiropractor. this morning I was woken witha tearing burning sensation in my left shoulder blade as well as my left elbow. it seems to be coming and going, of course i tense up when this happend which isnt helping me at all.
Asked On : Tue, 30 Apr 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Xray of shoulder , elbow and dorsal spine should be done in consultation of an orthopedician.
Take ibuprofen 400 mg thrice, and methacarbamol 750mg twice , both tabs after meals for 5 days.
Do hot fomentation and apply relaxyl cream to affected areas
Shoulder arthritis may be developing and screening with X ray is important
Answered: Tue, 30 Apr 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Sunil Kumar Srivastava's  Response
Xray of shoulder , elbow and dorsal spine should be done in consultation of an orthopedician.
Take ibuprofen 400 mg thrice, and methacarbamol 750mg twice , both tabs after meals for 5 days.
Do hot fomentation and apply relaxyl cream to affected areas
Shoulder arthritis may be developing and screening with X ray is important
Answered: Tue, 30 Apr 2013
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