Causes Swollen Shoulders After Being Sorted?
Hello, my name is Abia I want to ask, my mother at that time complained of a shoulder ache and she was in the massage, after the massage, the shoulder was swollen, why?
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There are several possibilities that can cause shoulder pain which is then accompanied by the appearance of swelling after massage / massage, including:
Inflammation of muscles or joints (fibromyalgia), for example: due to trauma, heavy activity / excessive frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is a condition of limited shoulder space due to thickening and straining of tissue in the shoulder and the development of scar tissue in serious cases ; can be accompanied by symptoms of pain, swelling, and stiffness, risk factors: age 40-60 years, diabetes mellitus, a long period of inactivity (for example after an accident or surgery) Infection in the spine, for example: tuberculosis infection in the spine Lipoma, ie benign tumors soft tissue, derived from fat tissue and covered by thin fibrous capsules, symptoms: round lumps, generally painless (can be accompanied by pain in a small number of cases), can be moved to the base, without skin changes on it, soft dense consistency Pinching of nerves, usually accompanied by symptoms of pain that radiate to the feet, associated with degenerative processes in elderly patients (eg hernia nucleus pulposus [HNP], spondylosis) Referring pain from certain organs, for example: due to urinary tract stones Psychoneurotic problems When pain and swelling are felt to be so disturbing, You are advised to check your mother directly to a doctor or neurologist so you can get it evaluate the causes of shoulder pain through history taking, physical examination, and supporting examination (if there are indications), for example: X-ray or MRI of the spine.
To help reduce pain and swelling in the shoulder, your mother should take the following steps:
Get plenty of rest, avoid strenuous activities. Use paracetamol at the dosage according to the instructions listed on the medicine package Cold shoulder compresses for 15-20 minutes every 3-4 hours To enrich your horizons, you can read articles about shoulder pain. Thus information from us. Hopefully always healthy. May be useful.