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I Landed On My Shoulder
I think I cracked my clavicle when I landed on my shoulder. How many hours is it ok to wait before getting seen?
I fell & landed on my shoulder, i feel pain in muscles behind my shoulder when i try to raise my arm in a certain position, a bit swollen what is it?
Shoulder trauma: from a fall can cause a fracture, a sprain of the acromioclavicular joint, a dislocation or subluxation of the glenohmeral joint, a soft tissue injury of the inside or outside muscles of the shoulder or of the large muscles in the neck the attach near the shoulder and many other more detailed injuries, or can cause bruising pain and swelling. if pain & motion is an issue seek evaluation in person ...Read more
I fell side wide's down on the ground during a soccer game tonight. what happen was i was getting the ball i landed on my right shoulder ? bye
I fell and landed on my shoulder I didn't dislocate it but it hurts to move above my chest what should I do?
If not dislocated --: -with spontaneous reduction & have had imaging performed which were only X-rays, , a rotator cuff injury is poss. Also a 1'st degree separation is also in the running. U B sure U C an orthopedic surgeon specifically a fellowship trained sports medicine orth. U will need a hands on xam & more sophisticated imaging such as an MRI. ...Read more
..I slipped and fell yesterday. I landed hard on my right shoulder and right hip. Today my shoulder hurts to touch, is swollen some, and some bruising is starting to show. The pain is in the center of the shoulder socket and across my right shoulder to
I fell and landed on my right shoulder 2 days ago. not only is my shoulder hurting but today the right side of my chest starting hurting too?
Rotator cuff?: Can you raise your arm? If yes, then I suspect a contusion that should slowly improve over 4 weeks or so. If it dies not improve or if you can't raise your arm find an orthopedic shoulder specialist soon. Good luck. ...Read more
I missed first step of the stairs coming down backwards landed on my shoulder.It didn't hurt until two days passed.now severe pain in upper arm.broke?
Maybe (not) . . .: It's impossible for me to tell whether you/that person broke his/her arm or not. It's less likely if pain didn't start until 2d later but perhaps it took that long for adrenaline from fall to wear off, so to speak. Regardless, given onset of severe pain now, it's best for you/him/her to see GP ASAP. Go to nearest A&E if GP not available. I'd also worry about bleeding in brain (head injury) etc. ...Read more
Neck pain: better get checked out or do a virtual consult to see whats going on ...Read more