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When u have a neck injury and u continue to

When u have a neck injury and u continue to tell Drs that u feel a different type of pain that is not the usual as it now feels like something in there has moved or shifted and is pressing on a nerve or muscle, and they continue to ignore you, what should you do?
Thu, 4 Oct 2018
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