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Shoulder bursitis

Shoulder bursitis: Introduction

Shoulder bursitis: Tendinitis and impingement syndrome are often accompanied by inflammation of the bursa sacs that protect the shoulder. An inflamed bursa is ... more about Shoulder bursitis.

Shoulder bursitis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the bursa of the shoulder. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Shoulder bursitis is available below.

Symptoms of Shoulder bursitis

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Causes of Shoulder bursitis

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Article Excerpts about Shoulder bursitis

Tendinitis and impingement syndrome are often accompanied by inflammation of the bursa sacs that protect the shoulder. An inflamed bursa is called bursitis. Inflammation caused by a disease such as rheumatoid arthritis may cause rotator cuff tendinitis and bursitis. Sports involving overuse of the shoulder and occupations requiring frequent overhead reaching are other potential causes of irritation to the rotator cuff or bursa and may lead to inflammation and impingement. (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers about Shoulder Problems: NIAMS)


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