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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Muscle tightness in upper back

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Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I have been having upper back pain for about 3 weeks. Had blood work and chest x ray both normal. Feels muscular but I do not know why it would last so long. Left side mid to upper back.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

slammed into her in a stall) by trying to lift herself into our SUV without using her back muscles which were tight and painful. In early August, xrays were done and painkiller/ muscle relaxant... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Ahmed Aly Hassan MD

my bones protrude easily when flexing, I noticed on my upper right back where my clavical or shoulder blade is when I flex it, there protrudes a bump, but when I flex my left back muscles I do... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ahmed Aly Hassan ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

Hello, I am here for a second opinion . I have been complaining of upper-right back pain for nearly ... lower right back, and right arm to the fingers. Physical finding: minor edema around the region ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

and on the last 14 years, probably a total of 8 years of smoking . Recently I have suffered bad upper back pain on the left side. It is constant. However, my muscles up there are all VERY tight... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr. Anil Kumar MD

Have bad back pain with pain in neck and shoulders too have been told back muscles are over worked and have extremely tight upper back and shallow ribcage pain just doesn t settle... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anil Kumar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shyam B. Kale MD

have lower back pain with what seem like shaking in my lower back muscles and going to my upper back ... a knot in the middle of my back. I had tow massages and the first day was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shyam B. Kale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I have been experiencing back pain near my spine, when I taker a pain in my upper left back. When I take a deep breath there is muscle tightness deep below surface muscles and is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

left of my rotor cuff i guess he must of just sewed the other together. my neck and back muscles are always so tight . . its my upper motion of my right arm i have lost. surgery was in aug 13 .... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Ee Von Teh MD

Every so often I get a tightness feeling that starts on the left side of my back, kind of in the shoulder area and armpit. It moves to the rest of my upper body. Breathing is fine but I feel weak maybe... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ee Von Teh ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

IS IT THE UPPER OR LOWER BACK. THANX

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

may be a muscle spasm of back.

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

this may be due to muscle stiffness. do hot compresses of back