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Weekend Wellness: Rotator cuff injury that involves 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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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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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

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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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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TUESDAY Q & A: “Frozen shoulder” develops slowly and can take months to heal

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I’ve had pain in my right shoulder for a few weeks that has been getting worse rather than better, even though I’m letting it rest. I have read the term “frozen shoulder” – could that be what I have? What causes it? Should I see my doctor, or [...]

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Mayo Study Finds Shoulder Replacement Eases Pain, Improves Motion in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYmouQI7PDI 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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Surgical Options to Repair Rotator Cuff and Reduce Shoulder Pain

ROCHESTER, Minn. — June 14, 2012.  When shoulder pain doesn't respond to physical therapy, medication, rest or prescribed exercises, a range of surgery options can ease the rotator cuff pain or even rebuild the shoulder. The May issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter provides an overview of rotator cuff injures [...]

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Rotator Cuff Surgery

The pain of a rotator cuff injury can be bad. Your shoulder aches when you lift your arm up, like when you need to grab something out of a high cabinet, or reach up to brush your hair. Surgery used to mean a big operation that left a large scar. [...]

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