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

Can pain in shoulder due to cholesterol or lack of calcium?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1777 Questions
I have been experiencing pain in my left shoulder from last 8-9 months. Can this be due to cholesterol or lack of calcium? Please tell me symptoms of high cholesterol.
Posted Mon, 23 Dec 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar 29 minutes later
Brief Answer: Could be due to muscle sprain Detailed Answer: Hi, My opinion is most of the such non specific shoulder pains originate because of muscle sprain around the shoulder joint. The muscle sprain could be a trivial injury that had happened in the past or the posture or the way you work. YOu should learn to use the joint with care, put hot pads when it pains. I do not think cholesterol as the reason for this. There are no symptoms for cholesterol and it is a silent menace in the human body. Hope this clears.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Doctor Now

© 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
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor