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Stiff neck muscles causes

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Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

One has a stiff neck ....and so one turns his head left and right to try and stretech the muscles/unstiffen the neck.....you end a doing it numerous times during your workday.. Is this actually... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

What s the best treatment for stiffness in the head caused my neck disc problems. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Yes - my daughter in law has a stiff neck , one side. Warm helps. muscle relaxers help, but it is still hurting. What should she do/ ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.         Muhammad Hanif MD

For what seems like almost a year now I have been suffering from a stiff neck . It hurts mostly ... vertebrae, just below the hairline. Its like a hard knot in the muscle that will not release even ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

and sole pain. It has now taken up permanent residence as a stiff neck, burning muscle pain ... symptoms (cognitive, muscle jumping). I have had brain mri s, full body CT, lumbar puncture ,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)

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Dr. Gunjan Jain MD

a bruised muscle in my neck. Hard to swallow , especially on left side of throat. Left ear starting to hurt .... No fever or headache. Just very stiff neck with pain. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gunjan Jain ( General & Family Physician)
Ayman Darrag MD

hello, my name is ray. I m been having a problem with my neck for about 2 years. soreness and stiff ...). my health is in pretty good shape. but my neck and head pain is slowing me down and has gotten worse ... View answer

Answered by : Ayman Darrag ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

Hi I have been having a very tight neck and a left sided headache for a week now everyday. Some ...) and the only thing that made it better (after extensive tests and trial and error) were muscle relaxers ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.      Bhanu Partap MD

Hi I have sores coming up on my scalp. It started about a week ago which caused stiff neck muscles .... This has helped with the stiff neck muscles but the sores are... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

I have a stiff neck, have a hard time turning it to the right side, almost feels hung up. Sometimes it is very painful and I feel tingling down my right arm if I turn it too far. If I press on my neck ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

This is most often caused due to cervical spondylosis. However if it is acute and accompanied by fever or vomiting, then the possibility of meningitis should be considered. Please have a physical examination and a...

Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

Thanks for your query. The most common cause is abnormal posture, wheter due to issues with the mattress, or degree of elevation of the pillows; one simple trick that even worked for me for such problem is to sleep...

Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi, If all you have is a stiff neck, then I will recommend some pain medications like Ibuprofen and Tylenol. However, if other symptoms like fever, headache and sensitivity to light are present, I will...