A member asked:

I have severe neck and shoulder pain with inability to lift left arm above head. any ideas out there?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

This can be evaluated best with an examination. Maybe, rotator cuff injury, adhesive capsulitis of shoulder, thoracic outlet syndrome, to advance a few thoughts. Start with an orthopedic surgeon, as it appears most likely the pain generator is in the shoulder girdle.

Answered 3/7/2021



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