Can you detect the cause of this pain in the neck?

Jess is a 43-year-old office worker who presents with a seven-day history of progressive neck pain.

Test your clinical know-how by taking the quiz below. If you select the wrong answer, have another go — you can try as many times as you like!


Dr Kate Kelso is a GP and medical editor at Australian Doctor.

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