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Rotator cuff

The rotator cuff is a group of four muscles and their tendons, important in stabilizing the glenohumeral joint:

Other structures that stabilize the glenohumeral joint include:

See also

Anatomy: Upper limb

Anatomy: Upper limb

Article information

rID: 1995
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Rotator cuff tendons
  • Rotator cuff: shoulder

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: shoulder anatomy on ultrasound
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  • Figure 2: shoulder anatomy on ultrasound
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