My Husband is experiencing shoulder muscle weakness.

Needs to be checked. Any kind of muscle weakness localized or generalized needs to be investigate to find the cause and if any treatment is needed,I suggest that he consult his doctor to find our the cause of his muscle weakness.

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What is the definition or description of: Shoulder muscle weakness?

See below. Muscle strength is typically grades 1-5. 5 is full strength, 4 is reduced against resistance, 3 is reduced to the point it can contract to overcome gravity but no other resistance, 2 muscle contracts but not strong enough to overcome gravity, 1 no significant movement. Shoulder muscle weakness would essentially be any thing less than grade 5 for shoulder muscles. . Read more...

Could my back pain under my shoulder blades be due to muscle weakness?

Yes. While there are a number of different causes of back pain around the shoulder blade (scapual), having weakness of the scapular muscles can be one of them, one way to test this theory is to do exercises to strngthen these muscles and see if that helps. Thank you for the question. Read more...

Could shoulder atrophy cause neck muscle weakness?

very unusual. They are likely related to a similar cause. The potential list of causes can range from; poor postural mechanics, nerve root dysfunction from the neck region, muscular dystrophy and even some types of arthritis. It really warrants an evaluation from a specialist if you have not seen one yet. Read more...