Rotator Cuff Injury Topic Guide

Rotator Cuff Injury Rotator Cuff Injury: Rotator cuff injuries may be caused by acute injuries, chronic overuse, or from gradual degradation of the muscle and tendon. Symptoms include swelling, pain, and decreased range of motion. Rest, ice, immobilization, and pain medication are recommended in the treatment of a rotator cuff injury. Surgery may also be needed.

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