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Doctor insights on: Pointy Growth On My Shoulder

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Can shoulder workout in gym would affect height or any growth?age 17 height5 "5 weight 66 thnks

Can shoulder workout in gym would affect height or any growth?age 17 height5 "5 weight 66         thnks

No: The only growth your work out will affect is the growth of your muscles. By age 17 you are likely approaching your maximum height and skeletal maturity. ...Read more

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Does squat nd shoulder stunt our growth?

Does squat nd shoulder stunt our growth?

No: Squat-and-shoulder and other exercises do not stunt growth. Kids will grow to the pre-destined height in america as long as they eat healthily, exercise moderately, grab some sunshine, and get plenty of sleep. To not hurt the body, one should avoid excessive exercise with unusually heavy weights. ...Read more

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I have developed a hard growth on top of my right shoulder. It is painful when I press around the base of it , especially on the rear side of it.

I have developed a hard growth on top of my right shoulder. It  is  painful when I press around the base of it , especially on the rear side of it.

Evalution: There are a number of possibilities for a growth with these characteristics, this should be evaluated as soo. As possible. ...Read more

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I have bone growth in my shoulder, how can this be removed?

I have bone growth in my shoulder, how can this be removed?

Eval: A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Does military presses and overhead shoulder press stunt your growth. (If you are 15 years old)?

Does military presses and overhead shoulder press stunt your growth. (If you are 15 years old)?

Military presses: Military presses etc. should cause you no trouble if you don't overdo things. At 15 you are getting closer to reaching your maximum height - usually between age 15-18. Have your pediatrician send you a copy of your growth curves - you are most likely to be on the curve or a bit taller. You should only be concerned if you are growing below the curve. ...Read more

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Does military presses and overhead shoulder press stunt your growth. (If you are 15 years old)?

Not usually: Weight bearing exercises should not interfere with proper growth providing nutrition is adequate and exercise is not excessive. ...Read more

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Are epitheal growths on neck, head and shoulder a sign of some systemic problem? These froths are usually only small in diameter but grow taller.

Are epitheal growths on neck, head and shoulder a sign of some systemic problem? These froths are usually only small in diameter but  grow taller.

Skin tags: Skin tags are what i call "marks of maturity" -- nearly everyone accumulates at least a few of them over time. They are not a sign of any systemic problem. At one time, some believed that they were a marker for polyps in the colon, but this was debunked several years ago. ...Read more

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What does skin cancer look like? I have a growth that's been on my shoulder for several years now and it continue to grow and I have pictures if u ned

What does skin cancer look like? I have a growth that's been on my shoulder for several years now and it continue to grow and I have pictures if u ned

ABCD's: Remember your abcd's when thinking of melanoma. Look for moles with asymmetry boarders that are irregular color differences within the same mole diameter greater than 6mm also any new mole or old that starts to itch, bleed or ulcerate should be of concern. Another rule is the ugly duckling rule. Which refers to a mole that looks distantly different from the others on your body. ...Read more

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