What Causes Bone Marrow Edema in the Shoulder?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 26, 2020 3:06:28 PM ET

The causes of bone marrow edema, or a bone bruise, in the shoulder include traumatic injury and arthritis, according to About.com. Osteonecrosis, a lack of blood flow to the bone, may also cause bone marrow edema.

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