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Fell on shoulder and have dull breathing pain. Do I go it?
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Dr. Jack Hinkle
Family Medicine
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In brief: Shoulder
I would suggest an x-ray to rule out a fracture after an adequate exam to evaluate the soft tissues around the joint.
If the x-ray is negative and pain continues with conservative therapy, then an MRI may be needed to rule out a rotator cuff tear.

In brief: Shoulder
I would suggest an x-ray to rule out a fracture after an adequate exam to evaluate the soft tissues around the joint.
If the x-ray is negative and pain continues with conservative therapy, then an MRI may be needed to rule out a rotator cuff tear.
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