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Paralabral cyst - glenohumeral joint

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Shoulder trauma several years ago. Pain during movement and at rest.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female

Multilocular paralabral cyst extending from a small labroligamentous lesion at the posterosuperior glenoid (see T2 sag) to the spinoglenoid notch of the scapula.

Case Discussion

Paralabral cysts are rare incidental finding, located within 1 cm of the glenoid labrum with a high association with glenoid labral tears.

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Case information

rID: 16728
Published: 16th Feb 2012
Last edited: 21st Jun 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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