Upper Back Pain & Injury
Article by John Miller
Upper Back Pain
Upper back pain (or thoracic pain) is one of the most common injuries in modern society. Injuries can vary from simple to complex. They can also result from posture or fatigue strain injuries, lifting, falls or even as a result of arm use eg throwing injury.
While most upper back pain is quite straightforward from a diagnostic and responds quickly to treatment, there are other source of thoracic cage and chest pain that can be more sinister and require urgent intervention. Cardiac conditions and malignancy are just a couple of potentially life-changing sources of upper back pain that should be investiagted and treatment without delay.
The following links provide upper back pain and thoracic spine injury information plus guidance.
For specific advice specific to your upper back pain, please consult your spinal health practitioner or doctor.
Common Sources of Upper Back Pain & Injury
- Scheuermann's Disease
- Spinal Stenosis
- Rib Stress Fracture
Nerve-related / Referred Pain
Common Upper Back Pain Treatments
FAQs about Upper Back Pain
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