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11 Jul 2011

Shoulder paind
Hi Doctor
I have been experiencing pain on my shoulders making it very difficult to sleep over my shoulder. The persisitent pain has tendency of affecting my whole hand including my index finger, is this something i should worry about?
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ChiroDoc
ChiroDoc

01 Jan 0001

This could be an encroachment on a cervical nerve which radiates into your arm. Consult a chiropractor for a thorough examination which may include referral for x/rays of your neck.
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