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- The shoulder is one of the largest and most mobile joints in the entire body. Medscape gives an overview of shoulder anatomy.
- Arthroscopic shoulder surgery can alleviate many injuries specific to this joint, including rotator cuff and labrum tears. The Mayo Clinic describes the uses and benefits of arthroscopy.
- Rotator cuff tears are extremely common to athletes such as baseball players and swimmers, both whom engage in repetitive and strenuous shoulder motion. EMedicineHealth.com explains the causes of and treatment for this injury.
- Have you suffered a labrum tear? The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons details how a shoulder doctor can diagnose and treat this ailment.
- Frozen shoulder occurs when the articular shoulder capsule swells, which then restricts motion. Medical News Today breaks down the risk factors and symptoms of this condition.