dead arm syndrome

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A condition characterized by sudden pain and a complete lack of strength in the upper arm when it is abducted and externally rotated. It is usually associated with a shoulder instability, such as a dislocation or recurrent subluxation of the glenohumeral joint, caused by repeated throwing.

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