muscle-icon

Neck ache From last week

Hello doctor.. I am having pain in my neck from last week and initially it was near the shoulder blade n now it has moved up and it is near the upper part of the neck. I am from IT domain and spend a good amount of time on laptop. Is it because of that excessive use of gadgets
views-icons 38 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Answers (1)

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Pranjali Chaudhari
Orthopedist 10 yrs exp Bangalore
Pain may be from two most probable reasons, first - due to muscle spasm due to external trauma or all of sudden movement during sleep or otherwise, or it could be early starting of cervical spondylosis. In both cases, application of cold fermentation, rest, shoulder retraction and chin tucks will be helpful, try and avoid painkiller, at same time take hourly break to stretch your spine while working.
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO