Anterior shoulder dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Shailaja Muniraju

Presentation

Road traffic accident

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

The humeral head is dislocated antero-inferiorly.

Mild flattening of the corresponding humerus seen.

No fracture visualized.

Metallic artifact seen.

Case Discussion

This is a case of anterior shoulder dislocation(sub-coracoid type) as a result of high impact road traffic accident.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 50509
Case created: 9th Jan 2017
Last edited: 10th Jan 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.