Hill-Sachs lesion (MRI)

Case contributed by Roberto Schubert
Diagnosis certain


Recent traumatic shoulder dislocation.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.


Posterolateral depression fracture of the humeral head with bone marrow edema.

Case Discussion

Appearances of a Hill-Sachs defect. It occurs due to anterior glenohumeral dislocation by impression of anterior glenoid. It is often associated with a Bankart lesion.

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