Pain in shoulder and Neck stiffness

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Cervical spondylosis

Cervical spondylosis is a medical term used to refer to age-related ‘wear and tear’ that can affect bones and tissues in the neck.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Neck pain
  • Arm pain
  • Neck stiffness
  • Pain in shoulder
  • Headache

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Cervical spondylosis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Polymyalgia rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is a condition that causes pain, stiffness and inflammation in the muscles around the shoulders, neck and hips.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Aching muscles all over body
  • Unusually tired
  • Hip pain
  • Pain in shoulder
  • Neck stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Polymyalgia rheumatica.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.