Rotator cuff

What is Rotator cuff?

The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and their tendons that act to stabilize the shoulder. The rotator cuff muscles are important in shoulder movements and in maintaining shoulder joint stability.

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1) I want to know if it is feasible to get MRI pics for 2nd opinion? 2) numbness for the torn rotator cuff is worsening, shall I just request...

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Hello again!

If you mean to have MRI pics reviewed by me, yes it is possible. A MRI has hundreds of...

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i had rotator cuff surgery 3 weeks ago. on my post op visit my doctor said all was well
sine then
i notice a soft patch of swelling at the base of...

doctor1 MD

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Not related in my opinion.

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Hi, I am Dr. Gopal Goel, Orthopedic Surgeon.

In my opinion, this soft patch of the...

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what are symptoms of a rotator cuff injury

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Rotator cuff tear

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Thank you for contacting HCM wth your health care concerns

You are wondering what the symptoms for...

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