The pain in the shoulder or the elbow has multiple causes. The pain may occur as a result of excessive muscle use as it may be the breaking point of a chronic affection. Your doctor will accompany you to make the correct diagnosis and provide the best treatment plan. Additional documents like X-ray images and laboratory tests are sometimes needed to clarify the cause of the pain.
You have to describe the pain: its intensity, its extent, since when it started. This image can help you to locate the pain:
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