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Using X-ray to diagnose unilateral chronic neck and/or shoulder pain from decades of computer work

I understand that unilateral chronic neck and/or shoulder pain from decades of computer work, in an otherwise healthy person, is likely to occur due to one of these conditions (and maybe also some ...
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Unilateral shoulder injuries due to decades of working in front of a computer

I desire to learn what unilateral shoulder injuries can develop in one's dominant shoulder (such as of a "right handed" or "left handed" person), from decades of working in front of a computer and ...
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What is the correlation between the convex acromion type and rotator cuff tears?

What is the correlation between the convex acromion type and rotator cuff tears? https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Acromion&oldid=752100258 only indicates the correlation for the flat, ...
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Where are less painful self-injection sites for sub-cutaneous injections? [closed]

If a sub-cutaneous injection is to be given, where is the least painful site? Injection into the thigh muscle is suggested for some unknown reason, and the instructions advise simply to avoid muscle ...
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Does this kind of pec fly reduce shoulder impingement?

http://www.nautilus.com/catalog/productdetail.jsp?PRODUCT%3C%3Eprd_id=845524441760486 claims that Internally rotated arm position reduces shoulder impingement in this type of pec fly: Is that ...
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How does one strengthen the muscle connected to the lower end of the scapula?

I was so addicted to Tetris in college (playing several hours every day with my left hand farther forward on the keyboard than my right) that my left back visibly atrophied in the region surrounding ...
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calcific tendonitis in the shoulder - lavage treatment effectiveness

I have heard of the needle lavage treatment for calcific tendonitis, where they inject water solution near the calcification area in the shoulder and drawing it out several times to dissolve the ...
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Why are neck and shoulder pain a common symptom of Computer Vision Syndrom (CVS)?

I was learning about Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) and I noticed that it said that one of the symptoms was "neck and shoulder pain". What confuses me is that CVS (or digital eye strain) seem to be a ...
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What could cause pain in one's shoulder blade and collar bone?

I have an acute irritation and pain in my shoulder blade and collar bone. It's mostly in my left ones but there is also some pain in my right ones. I am in pain when I try to sleep on either shoulder. ...
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Can arthrogram detect shoulder anomalies that MRI can not?

I went to an orthopedic hospital for a pain in my left shoulder since 6 months. They first did x-ray, and the report was: X-ray left shoulder shows reduction in subacromial space and subacromial ...
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Is surgery recommended for a first time dislocated shoulder?

Is surgery recommended for a first time dislocated shoulder after the shoulder has been put back in place? How is it best to heal this?
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Long term management of AC joint injury

What is the best way to deal with AC joint injury (Grade III) in the longer run, if the surgeon suggests that surgery is not a worthwhile option for the degree of injury I have? I regularly feel mild ...
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Is Electric Muscle Stimulation (EMS) treatment beneficial for shoulder injury? [closed]

Due to a fall (during training) on my left shoulder, about 6 months ago, I've been experiencing mild to severe pain in my left shoulder. Pressing the AC joint hurts and upward movements tend to ...