Man With Upper Back Pain

Upper Back Pain

Thoracic pain complaints are much less common than lumbar and cervical (neck) pain conditions. Around 15% of consultations are for true thoracic pain. Although most thoracic spinal problems are the result of non-serious conditions, the frequency of serious underlying pathology is greater in thoracic pain. Consultation with a doctor is always wise for a new presentation of thoracic pain. Thoracic Anatomy The thoracic spine is called by several [...]