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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Shoulder injury: Could be a rotator cuff injury. I would start by seeing your PCP
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
39 years experience Sports Medicine
Ac impingement: Sounds like you may have some impingement of the AC joint on your rotator cuff. I'd avoid overhead activities and see your ortho if it doesn't start t ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Sprain, instability: At your age, the most common conditions would include shoulder sprain/strain, rotator cuff pathology, joint pathology, and instability. Rehab/physica ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. Your symptoms sugges ... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Need evaluation. : Not only would we need more information about what’s going on with your shoulder, but I think it would be wise if you got a formal physical examinatio ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle/tendon injury: Without a history of a specific injury, your pain could be coming from the fact that you strained the muscles (deltoid or rotator cuff) around the sho ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
21 years experience Family Medicine
Shoulder pain: There are many possible causes of neck and shoulder pain including pinched nerve and rotator cuff injury. Since this seems to be getting worse so tha ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
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Needs examination: Need to work out whether is a pinched nerve/referred pain from the neck or whether is a shoulder problem causing neck muscle spasm. So need to be exa ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shawn Hennigan
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Rotator cuff?: The arm motion described sounds like abduction. The most common cause of painful abduction is related to the rotator cuff, frequently called impingeme ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Have the shoulder evaluated. There several possible causes. An MRI may be necessary in some cases.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Quinnan
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
AC joint pain: Acromioclavicular joint pain (ac pain) is most commonly due to one of two things. In the younger group it is often associated with weight lifting (be ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
See specialist: If you have not already, you should see a shoulder orthopedic specialist. If you have not had an MRI recently, that may be indicated. Please discuss t ... Read More

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