A 59-year-old female asked:
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is it normal to still be in pain nine weeks after rotator cuff surgery?

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Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Depends: Would speak to your surgeon to see why you may still be hurting, but you may still be healing from your surgery.
Answered on Jan 5, 2016
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