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Calcific shoulder tendinopathy

Symptomatic calcifying tendinopathy of the shoulder is a common condition characterised by the accumulation of calcium hydroxyapatite crystals within the tendons of the rotator cuff muscles. The condition often presents acutely, though can be sub-acute or chronic . The natural history of the disease is unclear, some consider it to be self-limiting though others report a protracted clinical course resulting in significant disability. BreakingThrough San Diego Physical Therapy offer ESWT  protocol which has always resulted in a high success rate with low number of recurrences.  Call us to make an appointment or simply ask for details.

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