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Symptoms to watch for during home treatment

Call your doctor if any of the following occur during home treatment:

  • Signs of infection or inflammation develop.
  • Numbness; tingling; or cool, pale skin develops.
  • Shoulder range of motion or strength in the joint decreases or does not return to normal.
  • Symptoms do not improve despite home treatment.
  • Symptoms become more severe or frequent.
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Last Updated: May 16, 2013
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