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Little League Shoulder

Pitcher.Little league shoulder is an injury to the growth plate in the shoulder caused by:

  • Repeated overhead throwing using improper mechanics
  • Lack of muscle strength and endurance
  • Too much throwing
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How Do I Know If My Child Has Little League Shoulder?

How Is It Diagnosed?

What Causes Little League Shoulder?

How Do I Treat Little League Shoulder?

What Is the Long-Term Outcome?

Can Little League Shoulder Be Prevented?

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