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I have shoulder blade pain (left) - probably just a sprain

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Hi I have shoulder blade pain (left) - probably just a sprain but not going away. Getting bad pins and needles in left hand regularly.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.These symptoms can be due to the irritation of the nerves at the thoracic spine.The radiating pain is a characteristic of nerve compression.Now heart related symptoms also can cause pins and needs in the left hand.Hence heart disease should be ruled out by EKGs, stress test.The nerve related symptoms can be treated by physical therapy.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
ok thank you. Do you recommend an Osteopath for treatment?
Very welcomeYes an osteopath should be good.Best wishes
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