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A 47-year-old male asked:

I had pain in my shoulder last year and was a stress fracture. now i have stinging pain in arm thought my leg left side. doctor arm specialist said it was musclier. but when i play baseball it feels like it did last year with the stress fracture.help?

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Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Ans: Well you must be a very active person. Get a X-ray and see especially if the pain doe not improve over time.
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Dr. Dimitri Novitzky
Thoracic Surgery 54 years experience
Shoulder pain/stress: Stress fracture in shoulder, pain for >one year,Where is the worst pain ?Touch yourself, and do a drawing of your shoulder, arm, forearm, wrist and hand. Standardize the pain.No pain=0,mild=1-2-3,4 moderate=5,-6,-7 and severe=8-9-10.Touch with the index,applying moderate pressure, and mark it on the drawing, all numbers above 7. All those are trigger,points. Should be infiltrated with Depo Medro
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Last updated Dec 20, 2020

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