Dentate glenoid (glenoid hypoplasia )

Case contributed by Dr Saqba Farooq

Standard X-ray of the left shoulder shows: 

  • hypoplasia of the inferior glenoid
  • notched appearance of the glenoid articular surface
  • scapular neck hypoplasia
  • widening of the inferior glenohumeral joint space

MRI findings pending. 

Case Discussion

 Findings are consistent with a dentate glenoid.

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Case information

rID: 8745
Published: 27th Feb 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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