Adhesive Capsulitis, which is commonly referred to as frozen shoulder is a syndrome that affects the joint of the shoulder. It inflicts extreme agony due to the gradual development of pain and stiffness around the shoulder area, the condition gets to worse as time progress.
Frozen shoulder causes the tissue surrounding the shoulder joint which is known as the shoulder capsule to become so thick and tight that it restricts the movement of the shoulder. The pain generally gets to become severe during the night time and is often witnessed more in women than men.
This condition has 3 phases of graduation with each having its time frame and symptoms. The three phases of the Adhesive Capsulitis are: