Items tagged “orthopedics”

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Superior labral anterior posterior tear

Superior labral anterior posterior (SLAP) tears are injuries of the glenoid labrum, and can often be confused with a sublabral sulcus on MRI.  Pathology SLAP tears involve the superior glenoid labrum, where the long head of biceps tendon inserts. Unlike Bankart lesions and ALPSA lesions, they ...
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Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty

Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (RTSA) is a type of total shoulder replacement. It is often the preferred method when there has been advanced damage to the rotator cuff as seen in rotator cuff arthropathy. Procedure The reverse total shoulder flips the normal mechanical arrangement of the ...
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Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 06 Mar 2015
94% complete
X-ray
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Pelvic resection

Pelvic resections are complex surgeries in a which a part of the pelvic ring is surgically removed, usually to treat a malignant tumor (such as a chondrosarcoma). Originally, these resections removed half of the pelvis and the ipsilateral limb hemipelvectomy classic hemipelvectomy / hindquart...
Case

Pelvic resection (illustrations)

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 22 Jun 2015
29% complete
Diagram
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Type 1 pelvic resection

Type 1 pelvic resections are complex surgeries that involve removing part of the pelvis, usually to resect malignant tumor. Type 1 pelvic resections remove a varying amount of the iliac bone, and are classified in general terms as "partial" or "complete", depending on how much of the iliac bone...
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Type 1 pelvic resection for chondrosarcoma

Complete type 1 (...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 22 Jun 2015
91% complete
X-ray
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Modified hemipelvectomy

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 19 Oct 2015
91% complete
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Hip resurfacing arthroplasty

Hip resurfacing arthroplasties are a type of joint replacement which may be used in the treatment of active patients with end-stage pathology of the hip joint. The major difference as compared to conventional hip arthroplasty is that resurfacing arthroplasties have femoral components with large...

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