Normal shoulder (radiograph)

Case contributed by Dr Dai Roberts


Fall, shoulder pain. ?dislocation ?bony injury

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

The glenohumeral joint is congruent.  Normal alignment of the AC joint.  No displaced fracture.  No rotator cuff calcification.

Case Discussion

Additional to joint alignment and fractures, shoulder radiographs should be assessed for rotator cuff calcification, as it can present with acute shoulder pain.  

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Case information

rID: 80493
Published: 24th Jul 2020
Last edited: 24th Jul 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: St. Paul's Hospital

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