Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
182 Doctors are Online

What are the white spots around my shoulder bone?

yes, just had an MRI on L shoulder after two left shoulder rotator cuff surgeries last year. I noticed on the film a lot of white spots in and around the shoulder bone......and I can only raise my left hand/arm to my waist after 10 days of PT.....what do the white spots mean
Asked On : Sat, 15 Mar 2014
Answers:  1 Views:  35
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Treatment/Therapy
Medical Procedures
Medical Topics
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
These white spots are signal of fluid in joint, so it means there is some fluid connection in joints. But it would be better if you can post your MRI report so we can say what will be further management. If there is any tear in shoulder muscle then you would need a surgery. If there is no tear then you would be fine with physiotherapy.
Answered: Sun, 16 Mar 2014
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
 

 

Loading Online Doctors....
©2014 Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions