Shoulder

Rotator Cuff Tear

Rotator Cuff Tear

What is a Rotator Cuff Tear? The rotator cuff is a group of tendons in the shoulder joint providing support and enabling a wide range of motion. Major injury to these tendons may result in tear of these tendons, a condition called rotator cuff tear. It is one of the...

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Shoulder Instability

Shoulder Instability

What is Shoulder Instability? Shoulder instability is a chronic condition that causes frequent dislocations of the shoulder joint. Causes of Shoulder Instability A dislocation occurs when the end of the humerus (the ball portion) partially or completely dislocates...

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Frozen Shoulder

Frozen Shoulder

What is Frozen Shoulder? Frozen shoulder, also called adhesive capsulitis, is a condition characterized by pain and loss of motion in the shoulder joint. It is more common in older adults aged between 40 and 60 years and is more common in women than men. Causes of...

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Shoulder Joint Replacement

Shoulder Joint Replacement

What is Shoulder Joint Replacement? Total shoulder replacement surgery is performed to relieve these symptoms. In this surgery, the damaged articulating parts of the shoulder joint are removed and replaced with artificial prostheses. Replacement of both the humeral...

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Shoulder Arthroscopy

Shoulder Arthroscopy

What is Shoulder Arthroscopy? Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical procedure performed for joint problems. Shoulder arthroscopy is performed using a pencil-sized instrument called an arthroscope. The arthroscope consists of a light system and...

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