Os acromiale

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

Presentation

Shoulder pain

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Accessory ossicle at tip of acromion associated with impingement and supraspinatus laminar (intrasubstance) tear

Case Discussion

An os acromiale represents an unfused accessory center of ossification of the acromion of the scapula

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Case Information

rID: 17484
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
Case created: 17th Apr 2012
Last edited: 10th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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