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I have calcific tendonitis in my right shoulder

Hi DR i have calcific tendonitis in my right shoulder , i injection 6 month ago and physical therapy too , i have sometimes too much pain and i can't move my hand correctly . so i have question what can i do , i do swimming and excercise too , i am afraid for sergery . Please let me , so i do not have insurace in here. Thank you
Asked On : Sat, 4 Sep 2010
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Welcome to healthcare magic and thanks for the query
Whether you go for a surgical option or conserve it mainly depends upon your lifestyle, professional requirement and amount of pain. No option is clearly better than the other. If no professional demand, with light free exercises it can be kept in check.
Take care
Answered: Tue, 30 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Anand Babu M's  Response
Hi welcome to Healthcaremagic

Hi fouli.., the condition of Calcific tendinits is where the tendon is calcified.., hence it will be hardened, and there will be pain and restriction while in the movement of the shoulder joint...
medication cant cure it, Surgery it the Only option...
Hope I have answered your question..

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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Thanks for query,
if you are not going for syrgery,take one injection of steroid more.
Continue physiotherapy, and go for short way diathermy.
Swimming exercise and particularly do butterfly is very good.
Ok and bye.

Answered: Tue, 30 Aug 2011
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