Posted by: help | 2009/04/16

rotator cuff?calcification

Had bad shoulder pain 4 many yrs,afraid 2 consullt doctor,did so eventually.calcification said 2 be the problem,had the op was ok 4 some years ,it has now been diagnosed in other shoulder,But the original op did not give much relief still have discomfert,please can u advise,

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Dear paizesh,

If the calcium was completely removed from your shouder you should not have any more pain after such a long time. Have they taken follow up X=rays to check? As far as the "new" shouder is concerned you should know that the calcium can also be removed by "needling" in our consulting rooms. You may look at our website at www.shoulderinstitute and look at "Shoulder Problems" and then at "Calcific Tendinitis" and you will get a lot more information about this condition. You are also welcome to see us for an opinion if you so wish


Dr Joe de Beer

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Posted by: bugst | 2009/04/17

Had the same, Contact Mr Osman at ENTIMBENI HOSPITAL Durban
He did a great job on mine.
Good Luck.

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