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When are some tests for shoulder and neck pain?

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You may need an X-ray or CT scan depending on the symptoms, or an MRI to determine whether you have a herniated disc or other nerve compression.

From: Shoulder and Neck Pain Treatment WebMD Medical Reference

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FamilyDoctor.org: "Neck Pain."

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: "Neck Pain."

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Sports Injuries."

Shoulder and Neck Pain Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Tyler Wheeler on October 24, 2017

SOURCES:

FamilyDoctor.org: "Neck Pain."

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: "Neck Pain."

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Sports Injuries."

Shoulder and Neck Pain Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Tyler Wheeler on October 24, 2017

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