Risk Factors for Frozen Shoulder
List of Risk Factors for Frozen Shoulder
The list of risk factors mentioned for Frozen Shoulder in various sources includes:
Risk factors discussion:
People with diabetes, stroke, lung disease, rheumatoid
arthritis, and heart disease, or who have been in an accident, are at a
higher risk for frozen shoulder. (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers about Shoulder Problems: NIAMS)
About risk factors:
Risk factors for Frozen Shoulder are factors that do not seem
to be a direct cause of the disease,
but seem to be associated in some way.
Having a risk factor for Frozen Shoulder
makes the chances
of getting a condition higher but does
not always lead to Frozen Shoulder.
Also, the absence of any risk factors
or having a protective factor does not necessarily
guard you against getting Frozen Shoulder.
For general information and a list of risk factors,
see the risk center.
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