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What can you not do after shoulder arthroscopy?

Following a shoulder arthroscopy, avoid driving, limit your activities, and do not use your arm or shoulder for the first few days. Do not shower until your wound is no longer draining, and avoid soaking or scrubbing your incisions when you bathe. It is best to avoid strenuous activity for several weeks and speak with your doctor about resuming activities that require the use of your shoulder.

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