Shoulder Pain

By: Dr Kevin Yip, Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic  16/05/2011
Keywords: Sports, Clinic, Sports Medicine

 

Shoulder pain is an extremely common complaint, and there are many common causes of this problem. It is important to make an accurate diagnosis of the cause of your symptoms so that appropriate treatment can be directed at the cause. If you have shoulder pain, some common causes include:


When do you need to  about your shoulder pain?

If you are unsure of the cause of your shoulder pain, or if you do not know the specific treatment recommendations for your condition, you should seek medical attention. Treatment of these conditions must be directed at the specific cause of your problem. Some signs that you should be seen by a include:

    • Inability to carry objects or use the arm
    • Injury that causes deformity of the joint
    • Shoulder pain that occurs at night or while resting
    • Shoulder pain that persists beyond a few days
    • Inability to raise the arm
    • Swelling or significant bruising around the joint or arm
    • Signs of an infection, including fever, redness, warmth
    • Any other unusual symptom

The treatment of shoulder pain depends entirely on the cause of the problem. Therefore, it is of utmost importance that you understand the cause of your symptoms before embarking on a treatment program. If you are unsure of your diagnosis, or the severity of your condition, you should seek medical advice before beginning any treatment.

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