The shoulder is a ball-and-socket joint made up of three bones: the upper arm bone (humerus), shoulder blade (scapula) and collarbone (clavicle), and is the most flexible joint in the body, making it susceptible to instability and injury.

Treatment options vary by patient, severity of injury and diagnosis. Conservative options such as rest, pain medication, and physical therapy should always be investigated. Other common shoulder treatments can include injections or surgery.

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