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frozen shoulder manipulation under anesthesia recovery time

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Frozen shoulder: I have seen it done for a frozen shoulder. It allows the surgeon to break-up scar tissue in a controlled fashion without resistance by the patient.
Dr. Ernesto Pretto jr.
44 years experience Anesthesiology
Dislocated Shoulder: Anesthesia may be required to reposition a dislocated shoulder because there is some discomfort associated with the procedure, especially in children.
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Dr. Richard Pollard
30 years experience Anesthesiology
Talk to MD: The anesthetic allows the surgeon to break up adhesions in your shoulder from scar tissue that you would not permit them to do while you are awake. In ... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Choueka
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes : For patients with frozen shoulders who have failed all other treatments, manipulation under anesthesia with or without arthroscopy is effective in reg ... Read More
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Dr. Rita Agarwal
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Depends: On the chiropractor or osteopath and their experience. The potential for injury is much greater when doing any kind of manipulation under anesthesia, ... Read More
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Dr. Edwin Perez
19 years experience Anesthesiology
Shoulder: 50/50 shot of getting better.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Kellems
17 years experience Anesthesiology
Very effective: Anesthesia for any joint manipulation allows the surgeon to move the joint around much more because it will not be limited secondary to pain. More sca ... Read More
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Dr. Daniel Mass
46 years experience Hand Surgery
So- so: The best current treatment for a frozen shoulder that fails conservative treatment is an arthroscopic capsular release. There is less risk of breakin ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Pollard
30 years experience Anesthesiology
Good: The anesthetic allows the surgeon to break up adhesions in your shoulder from scar tissue that you would not permit them to do while you are awake. In ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Shoulder MUA: Not common at all. Mua of the shoulder is quite straight forward.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dewey Jones iv
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Call the procedure c: Call the center where the procedure is scheduled if you cannot reach the MD
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder is foceful : Frozen shoulder is also known as adhesive capsulitis is a condition in which the shoulder looses mobility and it could be mild or severe.When coservat ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aruna Seneviratne
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Not so bad: Manipulation under anesthesia is performed for a frozen shoulder that has failed to improve after many months. Manipulation is designed to break up t ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Possible: But unusual. Trying to rotate and break up adhesions i suspect. Enhance mobility and range of motion for you.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Arthroscopy: After an acl reconstruction, there is often an area of bunched up residual acl or graft material called the "cyclops lesion". This bundle of scar need ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
MUA: When you see a chiropractor.

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