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Back pain between shoulders, pricking sensation on left side, pain on breathing. Treatment?

Hello there, I have upper back pain between my shoulders. It feels like I ve been kicked and winded. I keep getting a pins and needle sensation (top left side). Also I experience pain between my shoulders when I breath in deeply. Additionally if I move suddenly I experience a sharp shooting pain. It s very uncomfortable... Any suggestions of what it might be and how I can improve it. Kind regards
Asked On : Mon, 17 Dec 2012
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Hello, thank you for the query

Based on your symptoms of upper back pain and pins and needle sensation at L) suprascapular region which aggrevates on deep breathing and sharp shooting pain , symtoms are consistent with cervical radiculopathy involving C5 root L) being more than right.You need detailed neurological evaluation for same and confirm the diagnosis by doing cervical imaging.Meet neurologist for same. Avoid lifting heavy objects and neck flexion exercise
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