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I had my shoulder dislocated and had to get anesthesia to replace it now I have a rash

A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Wagner
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes through PT: Physical therapy is an important intervention. The good news for dislocations is that this is one disease/event which occurs less often as we get olde ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. J.Milo Sewards
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Maybe: If this is the first time you dislocated your shoulder, surgery is usually not the first treatment (except in certain circumstances like being in the ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run la ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Brian Divelbiss
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Nerve stretch : The nerves can get stretched with a shoulder dislocation but in your age group they usually recover. You would likely benefit from time and therapy. ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charita Littles
Specializes in Family Medicine
Shoulder Pain: There are a number of different causes of shoulder pain. In order to narrow down the source of your discomfort it is recommended that you see your doc ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel McClurg
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
See a doctor: Shoulder dislocations require getting the diagnosis right (direction of dislocation) and requires special treatment to reduce (put the joint back into ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Variable: The one that is comfortable. Most are ok with simple sling, others like the ultrasling.
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A male asked:
Dr. Bradley Butkovich
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not true: You non-injured shoulder may become more inflammed or irritated as you may have to use it more to compensate for your injured shoulder.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Your primary doctor: If you have one, otherwise an orthopedic surgeon would be the one to consult, if you have direct access to one, wish you well
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder more common: Statistically speaking, you are more likely to dislocate your shoulder than your hip.

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