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I have had a burning and stiff pain in my upper spine and

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Hi I have had a burning and stiff pain in my upper spine and neck and it won't go away. I have been doing active isolated stretching with a therapist but my pain won't go when I breathe in it is sore on my upper spine too
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Orthopedics
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.
Thanks for this questionhave you seen your GP?what does he/she think it is?
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Hi they don't know.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.
I think you have a disc in the neck that is pinching on a nerveI would suggest an MRI of the neck if this doesn't get better
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.
Thanks for this question.Please don't forget a positive rating. I appreciate it :)If you have more question, just reply.

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