Shoulder Injury

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What is Shoulder Injury?

Most problems in the shoulder involve muscles, ligaments, and tendons, rather than the bones and are frequently caused by activities that involve excessive, repetitive, overhead motion, such as swimming, tennis, pitching, and weightlifting. Trauma from accidents may also cause shoulder injuries.

What is it like to have Shoulder Injury?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Shoulder Injury and its symptoms?

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Who has Shoulder Injury on PatientsLikeMe?

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 12
30s 13
40s 29
50s 32
60s 7
70+ 3


Distribution of females vs. males

59% Females
41% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 6
20-29 years 16
30-39 years 8
40-49 years 12
50-59 years 5
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 67
Not Diagnosed 4

These charts show data from Shoulder Injury patients who have completed their condition history
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