Posts Tagged ‘degenerative disc disease’

Splenius Cervicis Muscle: Headache, Eye Pain, Blurred Vision

What pain and symptoms are associated with the splenius cervicis muscle? Pain where the shoulder and neck join Aching throbbing pain that starts at the back of the head and goes through to the back of the eye Numbness or pressure in the back of the head Migraine headaches Blurred vision with a headache Where…

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Trapezius Muscle: Stiff Neck, Headache, Eye, Jaw, Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the trapezius muscle? Headache in the temple area Pain in the jaw that travels down into the neck and over behind the ear Pain behind one eye Tension headache Contributes to dizziness Pain at the base of the skull Stiff neck Ache or burning sensation in the middle…

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Piriformis Muscle: Back, Hip, Buttock, Pelvic, Thigh Pain

What symptoms and pain are associated with the piriformis? Low back pain at the base of the spine Buttock pain Hip pain around the hip joint Aching pain, burning or tingling sensations down into the back of the thigh which occasionally extends into the lower leg and/or sole of the foot Pelvic pain Difficulty or inability…

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Rhomboid Major and Rhomboid Minor Muscles: Grinding Popping Shoulder

What pain and symptoms are associated with the rhomboid major and minor muscles? Pain along the inside of the shoulder blade especially noticeable at rest. Popping and/or grinding noise when moving the shoulder blade Inability to straighten the upper body out of a slumped position Where are the rhomboid major and minor muscle located? The…

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Gluteus Medius Muscle: Belt Line, Hip, Buttock, Thigh Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the gluteus medius muscle? Pain in the lower back around the beltline Pain in the hip Pain in the buttock Pain can extend down the outside of the leg Pain can extend into back of the leg Pain when lying on the affected side Pain will prevent sitting on the…

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Longissimus Thoracis Muscle: Low Back Pain

The longissimus thoracis muscle contributes to a deep aching pain in the lower back, hip and buttocks. Rising from a sitting to a standing position can cause an extreme feeling of stiffness as well as being very painful.

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Semispinalis Cervicis Muscle: Head and Neck Pain

The semispinalis cervicis is a major contributor to headaches, especially those in which the pain concentrates at the base of the skull extending up the back of the head. It can also contribute to tingling and burning in the back of the head and scalp.

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