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Madeleine, a bursa injection done in the shoulder should theoretically cure the issue as long as the patient also does some physical therapy work to help resolve it. Even without PT it should take it away. Sometimes a 2md or even a 3rd injection is needed for a few patients. These are spaced about 3 months apart to give the first injection time to work.
It's less likely to be bursa but scar tissue from the surgery. This is best overcome with some of the same physical therapy routines you did when you first had the surgery.
With bursitis in the knee you'd be limping quite a bit and it'd be really hard to have a normal range of motion of the knee.
With scar tissue it'll just feel tight or hurt in certain positions and then it's fine again and usually not much swelling. With the bursa there is almost always a good deal of swelling.
I'm not a fan of medication unless you are having a lot of pain then it's okay.
Yes, correct, that would be scar tissue.