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I have bumped my shoulder and think I have damaged a tendon,

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I have bumped my shoulder and think I have damaged a tendon, it is extremely painful . I want to know whether it is better to exercise my arm or keep it still . I am78 years old
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DoctorAnil replied 1 month ago.

Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

When was this incident happened to you?

Associated swelling,redness,tenderness on shoulder?

Are you able to raise your arm above shoulder?

Are you taking any medications?

Bruise on shoulder?

Any other medical history?

Thanks.
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