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A 22-year-old male asked:

hi, i have shoulder pain when i turn my arm external rotation whilst is raised. started after doing weighed dips. no pain while doing back exercises.

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Shoulder injury: Could be a rotator cuff injury. I would start by seeing your PCP
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
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 to improve soon.

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Last updated Nov 20, 2020

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