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Deltoid pain, what is best i can do to ease the pain?

Deltoid pain, what is best i can do to ease the pain?

May not be: Deltoid pain at all. Could be a tear in one of the rotator cuff muscles, like supraspinatus or bicep tendonitis. Don't guess, see your doctor for a physical exam to get appropriate treatment or physical therapy. ...Read more

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Right Deltoid pain, slightly stiff neck. Haven't done hard physical work. Can I take Cataflam (diclofenac) and Pamando together? How much can I take?

Right Deltoid pain, slightly stiff neck. Haven't done hard physical work. Can I take Cataflam (diclofenac) and Pamando together? How much can I take?

Need more info: These symptoms could be the "tip" of the iceberg. In medicine we don't treat the symptoms of the disease, we treat the cause. Please see your M.D. or D.O. to diagnose the cause of your discomfort. Can't recommend your taking any medication without a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Deltoid pain but no finger tingling or numbness. Using mouse that is hard to click. Related?

Deltoid pain but no finger tingling or numbness. Using mouse that is hard to click. Related?

Shoulder pain: There are many causes of deltoid pain. Most commonly, it is referred pain from shoulder. Causes include tendonitis of rotator cuff or biceps. Other causes of referred shoulder pain include cervical spine. Typically, the pain in the shoulder is associated with numbness down arm or into hand. If symptoms persist, see an orthopedic surgeon for diagnosis and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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Did reformer pilates. Day after throb deltoid pain lft arm, inch or so below shoulder. Numbness in area? Could this be rotator cuff or just sprain?

Did reformer pilates.  Day after throb deltoid pain lft arm, inch or so below shoulder. Numbness in area?  Could this be rotator cuff or just sprain?

Nerve?: The pain can be from many possible sources. Deltoid area pain with numbness may signify involvement of the axillary nerve or possibly the c5 or c6 levels at your neck. Early frozen shoulder pain can also be felt laterally. Hopefully, this is just a deltoid strain from the workout and will resolve shortly, otherwise see your doctor. http://theshouldercenter.com/shoulder-pain.htm. ...Read more

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6 days ago i gave myself a 1ml B12 injection in my deltoid, i now have a tensed strip of muscle in the deltoid, no pain or discomfort but it is tense?

6 days ago i gave myself a 1ml B12 injection in my deltoid, i now have a tensed strip of muscle in the deltoid, no pain or discomfort but it is tense?

Bolus: You may have inadvertently injected either into a fat pad or you injected too much fluid too quickly into the muscle. It is also possible that you missed the muscle and injected into the dermal layer of your skin. In most cases the will absorb into local tissues over the next 2-4 weeks. ...Read more

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I have pain raising arm up sideways with palm down in posterior deltoids. Sharp pain to where I can't raise up to shoulder level. palms up is fine?

I have pain raising arm up sideways with palm down in posterior deltoids. Sharp pain to where I can't raise up to shoulder level.  palms up is fine?

Use Motrin and Heat: You sound exactly like me about 7 years ago. If you were here (yes! right here on this webpage, pixilated and ready), I'd ask you a few questions then examine your shoulder in more detail but it sounds like what I had: (drum roll............) a pit bull clamped on to my shoulder........no, actually the equivalent, a problem with my rotator cuff (look it up).See a doc if it's not better in 2 weeks ...Read more

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I have pain raising arm up sideways with palm down in posterior deltoids. Sharp pain to where I can't raise up to shoulder level. palms up is fine when raising arms. raising my arms straight in front is fine as well. But raising my arms up, palms down

I have pain raising arm up sideways with palm down in posterior deltoids. Sharp pain to where I can't raise up to shoulder level.  palms up is fine when raising arms.  raising my arms straight in front is fine as well.  But raising my arms up, palms down

Supraspinatus tendon: 37y w. shoulder pain aroused by contraction of Superior spinatus, Ss, muscle. Palm-up rotates humoral tuberosity under A-C joint; elevating it + shortening draw of Ss. Palm down does opposite. Abduction of humerus in coronal plane evokes direct tug on Ss muscle, & tendon within A-C arch. Abducting arm anterior to body uses muscles absent Ss function/pain. Ss tendonitis? MRI needed. Osteopath? ...Read more

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Front deltoid muscle severe pain every time I elbow backwards or extend my arm towards shoulder blade. Is it sore? Injured?

Front deltoid muscle severe pain every time I elbow backwards or extend my arm towards shoulder blade. Is it sore? Injured?

May need to see your: Doctor. Depends how you injured it.You may have a bicipital tendinitis if you did some unusual lifting, or sports injury. Difficult to diagnose without further exam & evaluation in person. Get it checked out if it continues. Get a 2nd opinion from a D.O., osteopathic doctor specializing in Neuromuscular Medicine. They can diagnose, image if warranted & treat. Many in FL. Call the school's clinic. ...Read more

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Why would I have bilateral pain in deltoid muscles of shoulder?

Impingement?: Shoulder impingement is a common condition that can cause pain in the deltoid area. Neck issues can as well. It would be worthwhile to see a doctor so that you can get a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My mom got a pain in deltoid region.She is 50 years old..What are the reasons for that?

My mom got a pain in deltoid region.She is 50 years old..What are the reasons for that?

Shoulder pain in : The deltoid is most commonly referred pain from a rotator cuff issue. The most likely diagnosis is rotator cuff tendonitis associated with impingement. If she has weakness or significant night pain you might also be worried about a rotator cuff tear. Treatment initially is nsaids, ice and gentle rom. If not getting better see your doc. ...Read more

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I m 31yrs old, i got inj tt immunized 2days back, the deltoid muscle is still paining, what shall ido?

Tetanus Vaccine: This is the most painful of the shots for vaccination. But, one cannot rule out skin infection at the site of the injection. If this area is red and swollen and warm to the touch you may have a skin infection. If all else is normal then the more you use your arm you will absorb the vaccine and the muscle will calm down. ...Read more

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I was given a shot in my deltoid/shoulder for back pain. The shot was improperly administered i cannot use my shoulder now. I went to the doctor on october 30 th for back pain from a car accident that had happen in august. I was given a shot in my arm to

I was given a shot in my deltoid/shoulder for back pain. The shot was improperly administered i cannot use my shoulder now. I went to the doctor on october 30 th for back pain from a car accident that had happen in august. I was given a shot in my arm to

Many things: The deltoid is controlled by the axillary nerve. There is the small possibility that the shot was placed close enough to the axillary nerve or into the axillary nerve for it to stop working. Rare -- but can happen. I would get an EMG and ortho evaluation. I do not think the prior comment on adhesive capsulitis is correct. It is a different mechanism of injury for that. ...Read more

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What's a deltoid?

What's a deltoid?

Shoulder muscle: This is the muscle that overlaps the outside of the shoulder and contracts to lift the arm especially straight out from the side of the body. It is somewhat triangular in shape and so was named for the greek letter delta. ...Read more

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How do I best wrap a deltoid injury?

How do I best wrap a deltoid injury?

See a physio: Shoulder strapping for a deltoid injury is an art that can only be mastered over time. I recommend you see a physio for your strapping. If you still want to give this a shot yourself, refer to the following link. http://www.physioadvisor.com.au/health/taping-techniques-upper-body/shoulder/ ...Read more

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What do you advise if i want some good excercises that will make my front deltoids pop out more?

What do you advise if i want some good excercises that will make my front deltoids pop out more?

Front deltoids: Exercise for the front deltoids especially could include regular shoulder presses, Arnold presses, front dumbbell raises, upright rows and even incline bench presses. ...Read more

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I workout 5 x a week, then did some excessive scrubbing. Now I have pain in my bi-cep and some in the deltoid. ?

Dominant side?: If this is on your dominant side then it sounds like you just have an overuse issue. Rest for a few days and it should get better. ...Read more