A 42-year-old female asked:
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i have a moderate size inferior acromion spur and minimal fluid in the subacromial subdeltoid bursa. i'm in a lot of pain. does this make sense?

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Dr. Hal Blatman
40 years experience Pain Management
No: Likely your pain is more than just these findings. There are many injuries to the muscle and fascia of the shoulder that can be part of your pain. Food choices can also cause a tremendous amount of inflammatory pain. You might try a massage to see what muscles are really tender. www.blatmanhealthandwellness.com.
Answered on Sep 8, 2018

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