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After relocating a dislocated shoulder, what do doctors do to the damaged blood vessels or nerves?

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Dr. Jack Choueka
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Usually nothing

Most shoulder dislocations are not associated with any significant nerve or artery damage.
Once the shoulder is relocated the tissues should heal.

In brief: Usually nothing

Most shoulder dislocations are not associated with any significant nerve or artery damage.
Once the shoulder is relocated the tissues should heal.
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Dr. Rhett Griggs
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Nothing

Usually. Assess after relocation and then observe.

In brief: Nothing

Usually. Assess after relocation and then observe.
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