Shoulder pain

Patient

Q: Im a maintenance mechanic at a large food plant. A couple of months ago i was the only tech on duty, my 8hr shift turned into a 18hr shift on about the 13th hr i was called to work on a machine on a very wet floor,while making my way to the problem i slipped and fell forward into a stainless steal bolt attached to the machine, my shoulder was bruised for several days, since my shoulder has been in pain in various positions,the past 2 weeks my shoulder has locked up 3 times for 1 to 2 days, this past Monday my shoulder locked up for 2 days, this morning my shoulder locked again only this time i can not move my shoulder period and the pain is worse then ever, normally the tingling and numbness stops after a few hour,today its still locked and tingling to my fingers

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