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A 30-year-old member asked:

Cant touch shoulder with my hand, what doc should i see?

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Dr. Amir Khan
Sports Medicine 28 years experience
See orthopedist: Shoulder pain: its important to establish a diagnosis. Shoulder pain could be from the shoulder or referred. Common referred sources include: abdomen, heart and neck. Shoulder sources include: frozen shoulder, arthritis, labral tears, instability, tendinitis, rotator cuff tears, bursitis, painful bony spurs etc. Therefore proper diagnosis is essential to stopping the pain. See an orthopedic surgeon.
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Last updated Sep 14, 2013

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