Os acromiale

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Shoulder pain

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male

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
Published: 17th Apr 2012
Last edited: 18th May 2017
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