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Pain in shoulder

Conditions

Bursitis

Bursitis is inflammation and swelling of a bursa.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in one joint
  • Pain in shoulder
  • Pain in elbow
  • Swollen elbow
  • Single swollen joint

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Bursitis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Cervical spondylosis

Cervical spondylosis is a medical term used to refer to age-related ‘wear and tear’ that can affect bones and tissues in the neck.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Neck pain
  • Arm pain
  • Neck stiffness
  • Pain in shoulder
  • Headache

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Cervical spondylosis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Frozen Shoulder

Frozen shoulder is a painful condition that affects movement of the shoulder.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in shoulder
  • Shoulder stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Frozen Shoulder.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Polymyalgia rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is a condition that causes pain, stiffness and inflammation in the muscles around the shoulders, neck and hips.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Aching muscles all over body
  • Unusually tired
  • Hip pain
  • Pain in shoulder
  • Neck stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Polymyalgia rheumatica.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Rotator cuff syndrome

Impingement syndrome is pain and often weakness when you raise your arm, caused by a muscle tendon 'catching' in your shoulder.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in shoulder
  • Shoulder stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Rotator cuff syndrome.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: Our website provides useful information but is not a substitute for medical advice. You should always seek the advice of your doctor when making decisions about your health.

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