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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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What do pain and swelling in the shoulders indicate?

i have had pain in both my shoulders since april the dr said its tendenitis and sent me to rehab but it never stops hurting and its been going on for awhile when i woke up this am both my arms were swollen double there size from my shoder to my ebow only what could cause this
Tue, 31 Jul 2018
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Hello dear,welcome to Ask a doctor service.
I reviewed your query and here is advise.
I think you should be using anti inflammation drugs too such ibuprofen or naproxen .
Also should be checked for polyarthritis.

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