Reverse shoulder replacement dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Victoria Ho


Right shoulder pain and decreased function. Past medical history of reverse shoulder arthroplasty 1 month ago.

Patient Data

Age: 59
Gender: Male

At presentation

Dislocation of the right shoulder prosthesis.


Post reduction

Right shoulder prosthesis has been reduced. 

Case Discussion

The shoulder was reduced under light sedation with fentanyl and midazolam in a resuscitation cubicle.

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Case information

rID: 44879
Case created: 7th May 2016
Last edited: 16th Aug 2016
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