Q. I have shoulder pain after playing squash. How can I get relief?

Answered by
Dr. Rishu
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Oct 19, 2017

Hello doctor,

I have shoulder pain possibly from playing squash. Please view my reports.

Dr. Rishu

Cardiology
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Hello,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

  • Shoulder pain can be a result of injury or disease of the shoulder joint. An injury can affect any of the ligaments, bursae, or tendons surrounding the shoulder joint. The injury can also affect the ligaments, cartilage, menisci, and bones of the joint.
  • I suggest you put an ice pack on the injured area for 20 minutes, four to eight times a day. Use a cold pack, ice bag, or a plastic bag filled with crushed ice wrapped in a towel.
  • Put even pressure (compression) on the painful area to help reduce the swelling.

For more information consult a cardiologist online --> https://icliniq.com./ask-a-doctor-online/cardiologist



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