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Can Bursitis In The Shoulder Be Treated By Surgery
Yes: If you have exhausted all nonoperative options, including anti-inflammatory meds, therapy, activity modifications, and injections either steroid or toradol, then surgery becomes the remaining option. Typical surgery for this would be arthroscopic subacromial decompression. Recovery may take up to 2-3 months. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just received rotator cuff surgery 6 days ago I have very little pain in my shoulder but extreme pain in my forearm..Y is that i had a patial teer and a full tear that was repaired along with spur and some burcitus that was removed i just donk know why
I dislocated my shoulder over a year ago I have had 49 weeks of pt and 3 injections.. I still have pain and weakness but they wont do surgery they say my burcitis isnt bad enough, any other opinions?
MRI, arthroscopy: A year of pt is enough. Injections cure nothing, so stop. Dislocation warrants consideration of labral or cuff tears. Bursitis only describes symptoms. Determine injured structures by exam and mri. "pain and weakness" for a year is surgical indication enough, but find what structure needs to be fixed. Find an orthopedic surgeon trained in shoulder arthroscopy and you should have a great result. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See below: Get xrays first. Next, your orthopedist may recommend a trial nsaid's and therapy. Next, if pain persists a subacromial space injection in the shoulder region may be considered. Failed injections and conservative measures may lead to need for an MRI evaluation and possibly even surgical intervention. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Would it be possible to have a family member in the room during surgery for bursitis in the knees?
Possible: Not probable. Talk to the surgeon and find rules of the or in your area. ...Read more
I have a Morton's neuroma and intermetatarsal bursitis. Cortisone helped a lot but I still can't run or power walk. Should I consider surgery?
Shulder surgery in august 2013, for severe bursitis and bone shaved off as it rubbed against the muscle. All been well until it cracked and now pain?
Have it reevaluated: Then you must see the orthopedist and have the shoulder reevaluated. There is no way to determine the cause of the new pain over the internet. ...Read more
Is elbow surgery a treatment option for bursitis? Years ago i slipped on ice and i hit the ground with my elbow absorbing most of the impact. My elbow has the classic bump of bursitis and looks ugly, not to mention shooting pain i get on occasion if i to
So I took your advice after the last message and got an MRI. Turns out I had a bone spur and bursitis. I've had the surgery (in January) and had good recovery for the first few weeks , I was getting nearly full movement back. Putting my arm behind my back
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