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Rotator Cuff Injury (cont.)

Follow-up

  • An orthopedic surgeon may be consulted regarding the possible need for surgery.

Physical therapy is an important component of treatment regardless of whether surgery was performed. A care-provider referral may be needed.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/27/2014

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