Bilateral anterior shoulder dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


Delirium for investigation.

Patient Data

Age: 85
Gender: Female

Chest Xray

Bilateral anterior shoulder dislocation. There are also features of fluid overload with enlarged heart and interestitial edema (Kerley B lines and peribronchial cuffing). 

Case Discussion

Bilateral anterior shoulder dislocation with pain likely contributing to the patient's delirium. 

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Case information

rID: 14379
Published: 20th Jul 2011
Last edited: 9th Jan 2019
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