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Old 10-27-2004, 05:12 PM   #1
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does this sound like a pinched nerve?

I get a sharp pain in my UPPER back that sometimes radiates to the chest. (not going around, but shooting through as if someone stabbed me with a thin sharp knife that went through my back and chest in a perfect line) when i change position it gets better and sometimes i can simlate the pain but going into a different position that puts pressure on that spot. what does it sound like to you?

Old 10-27-2004, 07:14 PM   #2
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Re: does this sound like a pinched nerve?

doesn't sound like a pinched nervie to me. sounds serious though. go to the doc for sure. they'll probably schedule a ct scan or mri.. good luck

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Old 10-27-2004, 09:52 PM   #3
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Re: does this sound like a pinched nerve?

I have gotten those and the most I have been told is it is muscular. But, you should discuss it with your doc anyway, just in case.

Old 10-28-2004, 12:40 AM   #4
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Re: does this sound like a pinched nerve?

i believe that it may be a slipped disk or just a curve gone wrong, i work at a computer allllll the time and sometimes slouched over doing work. could possibly be a sliped disk in worst case maybe?

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