There can be many different sources of shoulder pain.
Shoulder pain is a common reason for a doctor’s visit. Most often shoulder pain is related to a strain or sprain from lifting something heavy at home or in the gym. If the pain continues after a week or so and especially if it’s associated with weakness, it’s time to see your doctor for a full examination and work up.
Myofascial pain syndrome or MPS is a condition that causes pain in the muscles. It is associated with discomfort or inflammation of the fascia, a thin connective tissue, that covers each muscle. Myofascial pain is thought to be caused by a muscle strain or injury which can create pain throughout a series of muscles. MPS […]