Spinoglenoid notch ganglion cyst

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Poorly localized left shoulder pain.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male

T2-hyperintense cyst with inclusion bodies adhering to the postero-superior shoulder joint capsule.

Case Discussion

Cysts in the spinoglenoid notch typically arise from injuries of the posterior shoulder joint capsule. They may lead to suprascapular nerve neuropathy.

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Case information

rID: 14366
Published: 18th Jul 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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