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can't lift my right shoulder above my head. was told years ago that it's deep tissue bruising. taking over the counter pain meds but nothing lasts lon?

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Dr. Bradley Butkovich
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
Rotator cuff: Tear might be the issue or at least damage to the tendon. I would see an Orthopaedic doc and have them eval further with exam, MRI and possibly cortisone injection.

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