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Pain in the back of the neck, pain worse on swallowing. Responds to paracetamol. Need permanent cure

Hello there, I have terrible pain in the back of my neck and I am quite sure it is a neck strain . The thing that worries me is that when I swallow I get a really sharp pain right at the back of my neck, the only thing that reliefs the pain is Paracetamol . It also seems to worsen at night witch wakes me up during the night.
Asked On : Wed, 3 Apr 2013
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Get Xray of neck, dont use pillow.Add anti -inflammatory after consulting orthopedist.Hot fomentation should help
Answered: Wed, 3 Apr 2013
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