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Here is some background information for you guys.

I first injured my shoulder when I was 14 by dislocating it in wrestling practice. When I was 15 I joined football and in practice when we would do hitting drills my should would end up subluxing and this occured multiple times a week but at most no more than 3 times per week for about a duration of a month. Then my shoulder started getting better and feeling stronger. The very first game I was running to sack the QB and lifted my arms in the air and was hit, my shoulder once again subluxed. After that I could barely move my arm in any movement. Raising my elbow higher than my ribs was impossible. Since then I have had MRIs which showed nothing is wrong with it though one doctor related my pain to a nerve in my back, I forget the name. From there I went through 6 months of physical therapy doing strength training exercises.

Ever since that hit in the game my shoulder has been "popping" if its rotated like if I was to do a backstroke swimming. I also get pain in my shoulder if I stand for long periods of time that will shoot down my arm and I can feel it through my nerves in between my bicep and tricep down to my fingers.

More recently, I am now 18 years old, I was playing racketball and while swinging the racket at the ball my shoulder popped and hurt almost as bad as when I first injured it. The next couple days I couldn't lift my arm above shoulder height and I am just now getting a wider range of motion after 1 week of taking anti-inflamitories.

The pain I've had in all of my injuries has been moderate to severe but dull. I can also no longer sleep on my right shoulder (the injured side) as a result.

What is the guess as to my shoulder issue? I'm thinking I just loosened up the tendons in my shoulder so it is not as tight as before but also I'm worried somehow I have slight damage to my labrum or rotator cuff. Any advice or ideas are welcome.

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Yeah so anyone help me out here?
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hey ive had almost identical issues with mine recently....im 17 and first did it when i was 12 or 13...it just happened 2 weeks ago in football (in hitting drills) and subluxed. I went for an MRI and have a torn labrum and some other technical stuff with cartilage being torn off the bone...EXACT same symptoms you listed...i would get it checked out again
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Sounds to me like you have a torn labrum...

I hurt mine 4.5 years ago, and have just recently (about a month ago) had surgery to correct the injury. Mine would pop out of the socket then be sore for about a week which is why I let the problem go for so long. When I had mine scanned, they did an MRI arthrogram with the injected dye...when my doc put up the films he said that a tear of the labrum is not always visible (although mine was bad enough to show clearly) on mri films. I would maybe get a second opinion from another doc. All of your symptoms sound like labrum and not rotator cuff. Just an opinion. The surgery for labrum is not bad at all and a fairly easy recovery when you're young. Get it done sooner than later (if necessary)!!!
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How much is the surgery including anasthesiologist, PT?
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I've gone through an almost identical situation. I have sublocated my shoulder literally over 100 times between basketball and football. I ended up having an MRI and mine too came up negative. I decided to have surgery anyways to fix my shoulder and it turns out my labrum was torn. Sometimes you just can't see it on the MRI. I would recommend having the surgery done if you plan on staying active. It's about a 6 month recovery time period, but you can start doing most normal things after four, I started lifting light weights again at about 3 1/2 months. I returned to football 6 months on the day, started both sides of the ball and haven't had a problem with it. The worst side effect is your probably going to lose 5%-10% of your shoulder flexibility.
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