SLAP tear

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Persistent shoulder pain after a "pulling" injury to the arm. Normal x-ray and ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female

Very large defect at the base of the superior labrum at the glenoid rim with joint fluid tracking into the defect. Biceps tendon remains attached.

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Case information

rID: 27548
Published: 12th Feb 2014
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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