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What is Shoulder Arthritis?

Posted by Dr. Bradley Carofino on Dec 20, 2017 7:16:00 AM

Shoulder arthritis is one of the main causes of shoulder pain. Arthritis occurs when the cartilage that cushions joints and enables them to move smoothly begins to break down. This causes the bones to rub against each other, which leads to joint stiffness, pain and loss of movement. In cases of shoulder arthritis, the bones begin grinding like a mortar and pestle.

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Topics: Orthopedics, Arthritis

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