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How is shoulder pain associated with nerve damage?

Dr. William P. McRoberts, MD
Pain Medicine Specialist

While the shoulder pain isn't necessarily associated with nerve damage within the shoulder itself, it is associated with the damage in the brain and the consequence is an extremely painful syndrome called shoulder hand syndrome.

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