Orthopedics Community
Left shoulder pain
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to orthopedics, back pain, bone or joint pain, broken bones, hip or knee replacement, neck and shoulder pain, orthopedic surgery, spinal injury, sports injury, and tennis elbow.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Left shoulder pain

I was in a MVA 5 months ago.  I have pain in my left shoulder radiating to my axilla, my pectoral muscle, and my arm.  I have pain when I reach above head or make twisting movements or placing my arm out to the side.  I'm in PT 3x a week.  I'm using the flector patch with no improvement.  Nothing is torn or broke please help me.  Why am I still experiencing pain? What can heal me?
Related Discussions
Avatar_dr_m_tn

Hello!

Pain in the shoulder and arm the common reason would be any spine problem. It might also be related to your MVA.
Did you go for an X-ray or MRI?

If you have any muscle or tendon injury there is a possibility of these symptoms. There might have been a partial tear and for this follow up with your orthopedician.

Take care!
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Orthopedics Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
10 hrs ago by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top Orthopedics Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
JD1963
Little River, SC
168348_tn?1379360675
Blank
ChitChatNine