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Tuesday Q and A: Reverse shoulder arthroplasty may be best option for patient with torn rotator cuff and arthritis

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have severe arthritis in my shoulder. I recently found out my rotator cuff is also torn. I can’t lift my arm much anymore without a lot of pain. My doctor recommends reverse shoulder arthroplasty. What does this surgery involve? How successful is it for someone in [...]

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La lesión del manguito rotador que involucra desgarro de tendón podría requerir cirugía

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: Tengo un desgarro del manguito rotador que no mejora a pesar de la fisioterapia. Siento dolor y debilidad en el hombro, y me cuesta elevar el brazo. ¿En qué punto debería considerar cirugía? ¿Cuán probable es que la cirugía alivie el dolor por completo y solucione mi [...]

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Weekend Wellness: Rotator cuff injury involving torn tendon may require surgery

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have a rotator cuff tear that isn’t getting better despite physical therapy. My shoulder is painful and weak, and I have trouble raising my arm. At what point should I consider surgery? How likely is the surgery to completely relieve the pain and fix the problem? [...]

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If you have shoulder problems the next Mayo Clinic Radio is for you!  On Saturday, July 26, at 9 a.m. CT, John Sperling, M.D., will join us to discuss the many causes of shoulder pain. What do you know about shoulder bursitis, tendinitis and something called Wiiitis? How are torn rotator cuffs diagnosed and repaired? We'll discuss a [...]

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Mayo Clinic Radio: Shoulder Problems

Miss the show? Here is the podcast! Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 7-26-2014 If you have shoulder problems the next Mayo Clinic Radio is for you!  On Saturday, July 26, at 9 a.m. CT, John Sperling, M.D., will join us to discuss the many causes of shoulder pain.  What do you know [...]

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Reemplazo del hombro alivia el dolor y mejora el movimiento en pacientes con artritis reumatoide, descubre estudio de Mayo

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 13 de enero de 2014 — La artritis del hombro es un problema común en los pacientes con artritis reumatoide, cuyo dolor y problema para mover los brazos puede llegar a ser tan grave que realizar las tareas cotidianas y dormir resulta difícil. Cuando los medicamentos y [...]

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Mayo Study Finds Shoulder Replacement Eases Pain, Improves Motion in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients ROCHESTER, Minn. — Jan. 13, 2014 — Shoulder arthritis is a common problem for rheumatoid arthritis patients: pain and difficulty moving their arms can grow so severe that daily tasks and sleep become difficult.  If medication and physical therapy aren’t enough, shoulder replacement surgery is a common next step. [...]

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Dr. John Sperling on Shoulder Injuries

This Mayo Clinic Medical Edge Weekend episode features Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon Dr. John Sperling talking about shoulder injuries. Medical Edge Weekend 1-2-10 Here is some video of Dr. Sperling from Mayo Clinic's YouTube Channel.

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