Orthopedics Shoulder Elbow

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Multi-Directional Instability of the Shoulder

Multi-directional instability is when a shoulder is unstable and may come out of the socket or dislocate. Learn the causes and treatment of MDI. The shoulder joint is a complex joint that allows more motion than any other joint in the body. This...

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What Is Swimmer's Shoulder?

Swimmer's shoulder is a painful condition causing pain and loss of function in your shoulder. Learn about proper management of swimmer's shoulder. Swimmer's shoulder is a common orthopedic injury in people who swim. It is caused by...

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How Elbow Bursitis Is Treated

Learn about the different treatments of elbow bursitis, which can range from simple at-home treatments to surgery. Elbow bursitis is a common condition that causes pain and swelling in the back of the elbow. Also called olecranon bursitis,...

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Frozen Shoulder Surgery Overview

Frozen shoulder is a condition that typically improves with noninvasive treatments. Learn how surgery can help to improve motion in some situations. Frozen shoulder can be a painful condition, also called adhesive capsulitis. Patients who have a...

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Bankart Shoulder Tear

Learn about the symptoms and treatment options of a Bankart tear, a tear that occurs when the shoulder dislocates. A Bankart tear is a specific injury to a part of the shoulder joint called the labrum. The shoulder joint is a ball and socket...

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Causes and Treatment of Periscapular Bursitis

Learn about periscapular bursitis, a condition that causes pain and grinding of the shoulder blade on the upper back. Periscapular bursitis is a possible cause of upper back pain. The scapula, also called the shoulder blade, is an important...

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The Towel Shoulder Rotation Stretch

Improve your rotator cuff flexibility and shoulder mobility or treat frozen shoulder with the towel shoulder rotation stretch. The towel shoulder internal rotation stretch is a great exercise to improve the way your shoulder or rotator cuff moves....

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Shoulder Conditions

An injury to your shoulders can cause severe pain. Take the first step in finding relief by exploring common causes and available treatments.

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Shoulder and Elbow Health

Elbow or shoulder pain can put a damper on your daily activities. Learn the source of your pain and the proper treatment need to feel better.

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Elbow Conditions

Pain, swelling, and stiffness are common signs of carpal tunnel and other elbow conditions. Learn about the causes and treatments available.