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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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I injured my shoulder. I have tested positive for impingement.

I injured my shoulder. I have tested positive for impingement. I have also had some tests for rotator cuff tear which were positive and others which were negative. My orthopedic specialist thinks it is only impingement because I am 27 and wants to wait until I've had 6 weeks of physical therapy to do an MRI. I am concerned about the possible tear. What does it mean to have tests be positive and others be negative?
Sat, 3 Nov 2018
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