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shoulder pain

I am 56 years old & do not have anny health problems. For the past 1 month I am having pain in my left arm below the shoulder. I am not able to swing my left arm backwards or touch my back. I am regularly taking calcium tablets. Pain relieving tablet is not helping me.

The pain comes only when I try to use the arm backwards or lift it up straight. I
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