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causes of Shoulder pain as a symptom.
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Shoulder pain as a symptom include:
Unilateral or bilateral pain of the shoulder. It is often caused by physical activities such as work or sports participation, but may also be pathologic in origin.
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The list of organs typically affected by Shoulder pain may include, but is not limited to:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Shoulder pain. Of the 107 causes of Shoulder pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Shoulder pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Shoulder pain or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Shoulder pain, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
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