Anterior glenohumeral dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Fall on outstretched hand. Unable to relocate dislocated shoulder

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

Anterior glenoid wedged into a huge Hills-Sachs impaction injury on the postero-superior humeral head preventing reduction. Associated Bankart fracture on the inferior glenoid rim.

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Case information

rID: 17655
Published: 2nd May 2012
Last edited: 7th Apr 2018
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