1. stiff shoulders (usu. owing to age); frozen shoulder
  • ごじゅうかた五十肩
  • なや悩まされています
  • I'm suffering from a frozen shoulder.
Wikipedia definition
2. Adhesive capsulitis of shoulderFrozen shoulder, medically referred to as adhesive capsulitis, is a disorder in which the shoulder capsule, the connective tissue surrounding the glenohumeral joint of the shoulder, becomes inflamed and stiff, greatly restricting motion and causing chronic pain. Adhesive capsulitis is a painful and disabling condition that often causes great frustration for patients and caregivers due to slow recovery. Movement of the shoulder is severely restricted.
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