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In 2014 I had a right reverse total shoulder replacement. In 2009 I had a traditional right total shoulder replacement, which failed. Now that I'm four years post-op, I've gained an above optimal range of motion of my right shoulder/arm than most individuals having this type replacement done. I am very physically active and have been a practitioner of barre/yoga for two years. I am physically fit and do not have any arthritic symptoms in any of my other joints (so far!). My problem is chronic pain of my distal medial humerus NOT involving my elbow. I have no neuropathy anywhere from my shoulder to my hand (EMG showed no cubital entrapment of the ulnar nerve) and an MRI done below the humeral implant through the elbow was normal. No bone/soft tissue damage was present. I've tried acupuncture, deep tissue massage, and dry needling with no significant relief. Heat is the only treatment that offers any relief. In addition, I have chronic pain of the deltoid insertion of that arm, but I attribute that to the physical activities and exercises I do in barre (4-5 times weekly). I realize the deltoid takes over from the rotator cuff in movement for my arm, and I acknowledge I put it under a lot of stress doing what I do. I'm a retired RN (66 years old) married to a retired radiologist, and I understand the anatomy/physiology/movement changes in a reverse replacement. My question is has anyone else experienced the chronic distal humeral pain post replacement that I have? Also I'd be interested in hearing anyone else's input on life after their total reverse replacements. Thanks..