Subscapularis tendon tear

Case contributed by Dr Rajarajan


Patient presents with pain, post trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

PD images reveals full thickness subscapularis tendon tear. Note can also be made of articular sided supraspinatus tendon tear.

Case Discussion

A middle aged woman came with complaints of pain and difficulty while lifting the arm. Patient gave history of trauma. MRI revealed subscapularis tendon tear.

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Case information

rID: 46380
Published: 4th Jul 2016
Last edited: 4th Apr 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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