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I have been getting upper back pain from my mid back to neck mostly felt between the shoulder blades when I move upper torso left or right. Its moslty felt on the right side and a constant burning. The only relief I get is at night through til I get up in the morning. Docs and phsio have been no good its somtime felt round into chest but no very often.

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replied June 18th, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Upper torso pain could be muscle spasm or rheumatological pain like polymyalgia rheumatic etc. Needs examination and some work up and management accordingly.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan






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