Bony humeral avulsion of the glenohumeral ligament (BHAGL)

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Fall and shoulder pain.

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Small bony sliver at the inferolateral margin of the glenohumeral joint almost certainly represents a prior bony humeral avulsion of the glenohumeral ligament (BHAGL).

Case Discussion

Image courtesy of Dr Bob Fabiny, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. 

No operative confirmation.

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