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Neck/head pain 2 years after C7 chip fracture

hi everyone,
two years ago I fell and hit the back of my head on a metal pole and sustained a chip fracture at my C7.  I wore a Miami J collar for 3 months and that was pretty much it. No pain....until now. I have moderate pain in my head and neck.   sometimes the pain is on both sides of my neck radiating up, other times I feel it near my jaw joints (both sides), sometimes behind my teeth, sometimes at the base of my head.  The symptoms get worse when I do things like read or type on the computer.  I'm really not sure if the pain is related to my fracture.  Just wondering if anyone has had similar problems.
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  • SavageSavage United StatesPosts: 7,241
    hello onthecouch!
    curious if you have seen your pcp about your symptoms and what causes them to worsen.
    i would think that's a good start to try and rule out issues with your two year old injury.

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