Tag: Frozen Shoulder

Upper Limb

Rotator Cuff Tears and Frozen Shoulder

The “50-year-old shoulder” In Chinese and Japanese, the “50 Shoulder”, or sometimes also called the “40 shoulder” refers to pain and stiffness of the shoulder occurring without any apparent cause. It is not confined to the 50 year old. and may occur typically in the 35-65 age group. This is also known as the Frozen […]

Upper Limb

Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)

Brief Outline of Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis) Frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis causes severe restriction of shoulder movement due to pain. The condition results from abnormal bands of tissue that form between joints, thereby restricting their motion and producing pain. Synovial fluid – which usually serves to lubricate the space between the capsule and ball of the humerus […]

Upper Limb

Pain in Your Shoulders?

You don’t have to live with it. Most shoulder injuries can be easily treated by medication, physiotherapy and surgery. Do you feel a twinge in your shoulder when you lift up your arm? Or find that you are having trouble stretching your arms backwards? You may be suffering from a shoulder joint injury. The shoulder […]

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Upper Limb

The Frozen Shoulder

The term “frozen shoulder” is used to describe a condition characterised by pain and gradual loss of range of motion of shoulder. It occurs in up to 5% of the population and is more common in females. Frozen shoulder affects patients between ages of 40 and 60 years and the non-dominant shoulder is more commonly […]

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Upper Limb

Shoulder Pain due to Frozen Shoulder

What is Shoulder Pain due to Frozen Shoulder? Frozen shoulder is a disorder where the connective tissue surrounding the glenohumeral joint of the shoulder becomes inflamed and stiff and abnormal bands of tissue form restricting motion and causing chronic pain. The joint becomes so tight and stiff that it is nearly impossible to carry out […]