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Pain in the neck: common problem in majority of the population, occurs due to muscular tightness in the neck as well as the upper back. See detailed information below for a list of 27 causes of Pain in the neck, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Pain in the neck:
Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Pain in the neck:
Degenerative disc disease, Neck strain, Whiplash, A herniated disc or a pinched nerve, Numbness (497 causes), Tingling (951 causes), Tenderness (18 causes), Sharp shooting pain, Fullness (19 causes), Difficulty swallowing (702 causes), Pulsations, Swishing sounds in the head, Dizziness (1357 causes), Lightheadedness (1357 causes), Gland swelling (451 causes)
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