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Glossary for Chronic shoulder pain

Medical terms related to Chronic shoulder pain or mentioned in this section include:

  • Adhesive capsulitis: disorder in which the shoulder capsule, the connective tissue surrounding the glenohumeral joint of the shoulder, becomes inflamed and stiff, and grows together with abnormal bands of tissue, called adhesions, greatly restricting motion and causing chronic pain.
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
  • Fractures: Breakage of bones
  • Frozen shoulder: disorder in which the shoulder capsule, the connective tissue surrounding the glenohumeral joint of the shoulder, becomes inflamed and stiff, and grows together with abnormal bands of tissue, called adhesions, greatly restricting motion and causing chronic pain.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Intermittent chronic shoulder pain: pathologies of the shoulder
  • Mild chronic shoulder pain: pathologies of the shoulder
  • Muscle spasm: The occurrence of a sudden prolonged and uncontrolled contraction of a muscle
  • Nerve entrapment: Compression of a nerve that becomes trapped in a confined space due to any cause e.g. trauma, inflammation or a disease process. This usually occurs near joints. The resulting pressure on the nerve can be very painful and if left untreated can result in damage to the nerve and eventually muscle weakness and wasting. Conditions such as bone spurs, joint swelling due to injury, cysts and trauma can result in nerve entrapment. The exact symptoms will depend on which nerve is trapped and the duration and severity of the entrapment.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
  • Pain: Any type of pain sensation symptoms.
  • Pain Disorder: Somatoform disorder causing pain
  • Recurring chronic shoulder pain: pathologies of the shoulder
  • Rheumatoid arthritis: An autoimmune inflammatory condition which primarily affects the joints
  • Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
  • Sensory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the sensory systems.
  • Severe chronic shoulder pain: severe chronic pathologies of the shoulder
  • Shoulder Pain: Pain or discomfort in the shoulder joint
  • Shoulder conditions: Any condition that affects the shoulder
  • Shoulder pain: Pain or discomfort in the shoulder joint
  • Shoulder symptoms: Symptoms affecting the shoulder
  • Weakness: Symptoms causing weakness of the body

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Chronic shoulder pain:

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