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Shoulder Bicep Tendon Tear

Your healthcare provider will discuss with you specific treatment for shoulder tendonitis, based on:

  • Your age, overall health, and medical history
  • Extent of the condition
  • Your tolerance for specific medicines, procedures, or therapies
  • Expectations for the course of the condition
  • Your opinion or preference

Treatment may include:

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  • Rest
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicines
  • Strengthening exercises
  • Ultrasound therapy
  • Corticosteroid injection
  • Surgery (for severe injuries)