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Pain and weakness at 10 days should be investigated for a rotator cuff tear or occult fracture.
Consequently, the resultant magnified, elongated or widened image can be used to better evaluate an otherwise occult fracture.
Pain or discomfort may be the result of an infection, a dental problem, constipation, occult fracture, headache, esophagitis, gastritis, or allergies.
The correct medical term is microtrabecular occult fracture, Kvitne said.
The anterior fat pad can be elevated in a patient with an occult fracture.