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Posted on Fri, 30 Jun 2017 in Brain and Spine
Question: Severe burning pain from neck area (rear) down left shoulder & left arm. I have had back issues & surguries but have not experienced this kind of pain in these locations before.
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Answered by Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Taking methylcobalamine supplements could help

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

I have gone carefully through your query and understand your concerns. Your symptoms could be due to deficiency of vitamin B12. Taking methylcobalamine (Vitamin B12) 1500 mcg supplement per day for at least a couple of weeks should help in improving the situation.

Let me know if I could help further.

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