Disease Information for Upper back sprain/strain

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Pleuritic chest pain
Acute Back Pain
Back Pain
Backache
Chronic Back Pain
Mid-back pain
Neck and upper back musculoskeletal pain
Rigid back posture/spasm
Shoulder pain
Spine pain/vertebral skeletal pain
Upper Back Pain
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Course/Short/brief/self-limited
Demographics & Risk Factors
Recent Event
Recent/Fall
Recent/MVA
Recent/Trauma
Diagnostic Test Results
X-RAY
Xray/Skeletal findings normal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Angina pectoris
Associated Disease & Complications
Back strain, musculotendonous
Upper back sprain/strain
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Ligament involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Muscle/tendon/extremities (category)
CLASS/Skeletal (category)
CLASS/Thoracic/Dorsal spine involvement/disorder (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Trauma (category)
Treatment
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
TX/Restrict Activities
Definition

Sprain or stretch of ligament fascia or synovium of joint; usually with pain swelling and loss of range of motion; usually have recent history of trauma with normal skeletal Xray expected

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