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I have a burning sensation in the middle of my shoulder like

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I have a burning sensation in the middle of my shoulder like sunburn but no rash on my skin sometimes painful then can ease off then flares again. Started two weeks ago thought it might be a spot but theres nothing there
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

sounds like shingles

are you sure there is no rash?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No rash there seems to be a centre point where the pain is at its worse, had this for 2 weeks
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

right over the spine?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
feels just off spine
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I think this is related to a slipped disc

it is pressing on a nerve and creating this burning sensation

Good physio or chiropractor can help

Do you have access to these?

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