Upper Back Pain Information Center
Cervical Neuritis gets its name due to the radiating and radicular nature of the symptoms. Treatment includes physical therapy, activity modification so that the cervical spine gets adequate rest, pain medications in the form of NSAIDs like Tylenol and ibuprofen.
Trapezius muscle strain causes moderate to severe pain. A micro tear of muscle fibers or muscle inflammation causes moderate to severe pain. Trapezius Strain is an annoying and discomforting medical condition in which the affected individual finds it challenging to move scapula (wing bone) and the shoulders in any direction. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Trapezius muscle strain.
Symptoms of inflamed upper back muscles or inflamed cervical and thoracic muscle attachments are upper back pain post-exercise usually between the shoulder blades and pain with pressing on the spine.
Scheuermann's Disease or Scheuermann's Kyphosis occurs when the front portion of the upper part of spine does not develop as much as the back part of the spine giving the vertebra a wedge shape. Due to this wedge shape of the vertebra the normal kyphotic angle increases thus making the affected individual severely kyphotic. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment, prognosis and diagnosis of Scheuermann's Disease or Scheuermann's Kyphosis.
Learn the 8 Best Neck Exercises To Prevent Neck Pain including Neck Flexion Exercise, Neck Extension, Rotation of the Neck, Side Tilt, Neck Retraction, Forward Shoulder Retraction, Posterior or Backward Shoulder Retraction, Shoulder Shrugs.