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290 Possible Causes for Narrow Shoulders

  • Klinefelter Syndrome

    After puberty, KS boys may have Smaller testes and penis Breast growth Less facial and body hair Reduced muscle tone Narrower shoulders and wider hips Weaker bones Decreased[medlineplus.gov] shoulders broad hips normal to moderately reduced Leydig cell function increased secretion of follicle-stimulating hormone androgen deficiency normal to slightly decreased[radiopaedia.org] […] absent spermatogenesis the kidneys can be symmetrically enlarged with small 1-8 mm cysts post pubertal gynaecomastia sparse facial and axillary hair clinodactyly tall stature narrow[radiopaedia.org]

  • Osteoarthritis

    High bone adaptation was present in 42% of shoulders at T1, with a slight decrease to 37% at T2.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Cortical bone narrowing and osteopenia in the region of the calcar decreased from 76% to 66% between T1 and T2.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tendinitis

    […] joint thereby preventing it from slipping upwards during shoulder movements.[healthhype.com] . [4] Like arthritis it is often present in joints such as the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee, and ankle and can have a rapid onset of pain with movement.[wikihow.com] Supraspinatus Tendinitis, Tendinosis and Tear – Mechanism and Symptoms The supraspinatus tendon passes through a narrow tunnel below the scapular spine.[healthhype.com]

  • Bursitis

    Synonym(s): Adhesive Capsulitis / Capsulitis, Adhesive / Frozen Shoulder / Adhesive Capsulitides / Narrow term(s): Periarthritis[hon.ch] During impingement caused by bursitis, this space becomes too narrow to accommodate the tendons and the bursa.[stoneclinic.com] What causes bursitis of the shoulder? The most common causes of bursitis are injury or overuse. Infection may also cause it.[cedars-sinai.edu]

  • Angina Pectoris

    You may also feel the discomfort in your neck, jaw, shoulder, back or arm.[heart.org] This usually happens because one or more of the heart's arteries is narrowed or blocked, also called ischemia .[heart.org] This usually happens because one or more of the heart's arteries is narrowed or blocked, also called ischemia.[heart.org]

  • Frozen Shoulder

    If you have frozen shoulder, your passive and active range of motion will be less than normal.[webmd.com] What causes bursitis of the shoulder? The most common causes of bursitis are injury or overuse. Infection may also cause it.[cedars-sinai.edu] Swipe to advance 9 / 14 Tests An “injection test” may help narrow down the cause of your symptoms. Your doctor gives you a shot in your arm that dulls the pain.[webmd.com]

  • Rotator Cuff Tendinitis

    Shoulder tendinitis or impingement occurs when the tendons of the rotator cuff and the bursae, the fluid-filled sacs that cushion them, are pinched in the narrow space beneath[mainlinehealth.org] Anatomy The shoulder is comprised of three bones and is a “ball in socket” type of joint.[onsmd.com] […] the bony edge of the shoulder blade.[mainlinehealth.org]

  • Arteriosclerosis

    The classic signs of chest pain or stress and Shortness of breath which frequently spreads to the arms, shoulders, or neck because of If the arteries are still narrow, it[home-remedies-for-you.com]

  • Hemochromatosis

    The findings may resemble osteoarthritis with irregular joint space narrowing, subchondral bone sclerosis, bone cysts, and osteophytosis.[rheumatologyadvisor.com] Findings may also resemble calcium pyrophosphate disease, with involvement of joints often spared by osteoarthritis (including metacarpal-phalangeal joints, wrists and shoulders[rheumatologyadvisor.com]

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    Causes The carpal tunnel is a narrow passageway in the wrist that is surrounded by bones and ligaments.[southerncross.co.nz] The ulnar nerve runs from your shoulder down to your wrist and controls movement in your ring and pinky fingers.[medstargeorgetown.org] The pain may: be intermittent or constant; worsen at night; worsen with increased use of the hand; radiate from the hand to the forearm or shoulder.[southerncross.co.nz]

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