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Glenelg Orthopaedics

Providing Quality Orthopaedic Care

Spine

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  • Referred Pain

    Filed under: Patient Information

     Man rubbing his neck with his right hand to relieve shoulder and neck pain.

    What is referred pain from the neck or back?

    Answer: Referred pain is pain which is experienced either in the shoulder or arm but which is arising from the cervical spine (neck). In the case of the … more