A 25-year-old male asked:
i've recently had pain in my right shoulder joint when sleeping on the side. this pain i sometimes present when bench pressing, but not always.
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Shoulder pain: Rotator cuff tear , bursitis, worst case labral tear. See an orthopedic surgeon or your primary care physician. Rest for a week or two
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Last updated Apr 5, 2015
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