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upper back/neck

hello on my back upper right quadrant ( or behind my shoulder) i have a burning/throbbing/dull pain, and sometimes it feels like im putting pressure and it travels to the side of my neck. i don't know what to do i tried medications like ibuprofen etc and it doesn't help i also try icy hot ointment and it doesn't work either. What could it be? please and Thank you.
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OMG is that bad and dam i havent gone to the doctor at all. dam thank you so much.
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Guerita, what you are describing sounds like the referred pain of disk disease in the cervical spine.

I too used to have nagging, annoying, dull pain in the area of the rhomboid muscles -- between the spine and shoulder blades -- that was due to a degenerative disc condition on my cervical C4-C7 discs.

Your doctor can order films to make a proper diagnosis and offer treatment. For me, treatment involves medication, physical therapy, and bi-annual procedures to treat the nerves serving the cervical facet joints.

Best wishes.
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