Subacromial Impingement

Case contributed by Dr Haytham Mohamed


Pain in the right shoulder with difficulties in raising the arm

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

Osteoarthritic hypertrophy of the acromioclavicular joint, acromion type II/III with spurring at the acromial attachment of the coracoacromial ligament which is hypertrophied, and supraspinatus tendinosis with minimal joint effusion.


Case Discussion

MRI findings compatible with subacromial impingement.

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Case information

rID: 59045
Published: 23rd Mar 2018
Last edited: 23rd Mar 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Mansoura University Hospitals

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