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Frozen Shoulder (cont.)


Avoiding reinjury is essential to maintain optimal long-term function of the shoulder. A continued, balanced exercise regimen can help to reduce the risk of further shoulder injury.


Depending on the duration and severity of the frozen shoulder, full recovery is anticipated. Resistant situations can, however, leave permanent loss of range of motion of the shoulder.

Medically reviewed by Aimee V. HachigianGould, MD; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


"Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)"

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/9/2015

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