Items tagged as "rotator cuff"
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 [...]Created by Soledad Andrade
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 [...]Created by Dana Sparks
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. [...]Created by Sharon Theimer
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 [...]Created by Ginger Plumbo