Shoulder pain and diaphragmatic endometriosis.
Summary of "Shoulder pain and diaphragmatic endometriosis."
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Rotunda Hospital, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Parnell Square, Dublin 1, Ireland.
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Name: European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20656400
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2010.06.017
Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
Unilateral or bilateral pain of the shoulder. It is often caused by physical activities such as work or sports participation, but may also be pathologic in origin.
Hernia, Diaphragmatic, Traumatic
The type of DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA caused by TRAUMA or injury, usually to the ABDOMEN.
A congenital abnormality characterized by the elevation of the DIAPHRAGM dome. It is the result of a thinned diaphragmatic muscle and injured PHRENIC NERVE, allowing the intra-abdominal viscera to push the diaphragm upward against the LUNG.
Brachial Plexus Neuritis
A syndrome associated with inflammation of the BRACHIAL PLEXUS. Clinical features include severe pain in the shoulder region which may be accompanied by MUSCLE WEAKNESS and loss of sensation in the upper extremity. This condition may be associated with VIRUS DISEASES; IMMUNIZATION; SURGERY; heroin use (see HEROIN DEPENDENCE); and other conditions. The term brachial neuralgia generally refers to pain associated with brachial plexus injury. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp1355-6)
A type of pain that is perceived in an area away from the site where the pain arises, such as facial pain caused by lesion of the VAGUS NERVE, or throat problem generating referred pain in the ear.
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