What is Shoulder decompression surgery?

Category: Surgeries

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Shoulder decompression, also know as shoulder impingement surgery, is used to relieve chronic pain caused by the shoulder blade causing friction in the shoulder (impingement).

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Shoulder decompression surgery

Side effect Patients
Bilateral subacromial shoulder impingement 1
Nausea 1

Duration

Currently having Shoulder decompression surgery

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1

Stopped having Shoulder decompression surgery

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 6
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
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