Paralabral cyst of shoulder

Case contributed by Maulik S Patel
Diagnosis probable


Non-traumatic left shoulder pain for a few months.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

Cystic lesion approaching the glenohumeral joint is noted.

Case Discussion

Findings favor paralabral cyst of glenohumeral joint. It is a rare incidental finding, located within 1 cm of the glenoid labrum with a high association with glenoid labral tears. MRI is needed for evaluation of the labrum.

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