Dr Nurhan Sutcliffe working at her computer

Dr Nurhan Sutcliffe MD FRCP
Consultant Rheumatologist at Barts Health NHS Trust

Soft Tissue Rheumatism

Soft Tissue Rheumatism: A number of conditions can affect the soft tissues of tendons, muscles or ligaments. These include tennis and golfer's elbow, rotator cuff tendinitis, frozen shoulder, trigger finger, trochanteric bursitis, repetitive strain injury (RSI) and carpal tunnel syndrome. Treatment options include physiotherapy and sometimes a steroid injection.