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Rotator cuff surgery is necessary when chronic shoulder pain associated with rotator cuff injury does not respond to conservative therapy such as rest, heat/ice application, or the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).

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What is the average settlement for rotator cuff surgery with 15 percent imperment rating?

The average settlement for rotator cuff surgery with 15 percent imperment rating is 10000.

What happens during rotator cuff surgery?

Rotator cuff surgery can mean many things depending on what kind of injury one has. If your whole rotaror cuff is torn, then it is actually sewn together and attached to your bone.

Surgery on a torn rotator cuff?

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Which is correct rotator or rotor cuff?

Rotator cuff.

How long does a rotator cuff surgery take, and how long til it is healed?

A rotator cuff surgery can have you out for about 6 weeks before you are functional again. Just do as the doctor says after surgery, take you pain medicines and therapy if needed and you will be fine.

How did Mark Harmon injure his shoulder?

Looks like he had Rotator Cuff Surgery.

Why is mark harmon's arm in a sling?

I heard he got Rotator Cuff Surgery

What is the ICD 9 code for status post rotator cuff surgery?

ICD 9 codes are used for medical billing and coding. The ICD 9 code for status post rotator cuff surgery is 83.63.

What is the mortality and morbidity rate of rotator cuff surgery?

Morbidity is rare in both the arthroscopic and open procedures. Mortality is exceedingly rare in patients undergoing rotator cuff repair.

How long is recovery from rotator cup surgery?

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Is numbness and tingling in the fingers common right after rotator cuff surgery?

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What happened to meteorologist Bill Evans right arm?

They say he had rotator cuff surgery.

What is disability rating for rotator cuff repair?

severe rotator cuff injury

What are the normal results of rotator cuff surgery?

The prognosis for the long-term relief from rotator cuff syndrome is good, especially when both conservative and surgical therapeutic approaches are used.Complete recovery following surgery may take several months.

What is the average settlement for rotator cuff surgery and repair?

average workers compensation settlement amount for rotator cuff repaircould be a lot more or less than $5k. depending on the facts of the fall.

Surgery after partial tear of supraspinatus?

A tear of the supraspinatus is a tear of the rotator cuff of the shoulder. Arthroscopic surgery is the repair to repair for this.

Do they put you to sleep during rotator cuff surgery?

Yes, you would be under a general anesthesia.

Will you get a settlement after they close your case?

I Recently had shoulder surgery for impinged rotator cuff, torn labral and small tear in rotator cuff, this was a workmans comp case, can i expect any type of compensation for this incident.

What tendons and -or muscles make up the rotator cuff?

what muscles make up the rotator cuff

What is the name of the movement the rotator cuff allows the shoulder?

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