Items tagged “scapula”

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Coracoclavicular joint

The coracoclavicular joint is a normal variant of the pectoral girdle, where the conoid tubercle of the clavicle appears enlarged or elongated, with a flattened inferior surface where it approximates the coracoid process of the scapula to form an articulation.  Epidemiology More common in Asia...
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Os acromiale

Os acromiale is an anatomical variant and represents an unfused accessory center of ossification of the acromion of the scapula. Epidemiology Os acromiale are relatively common, seen in ~8% (range 1-15%) of the population 1,2 and can be bilateral in 60% of individuals 5. Clinical presentation...
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Paget disease of the scapula

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 04 Jan 2010
72% complete
X-ray
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Os acromiale

 Diagnosis certain
Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
63% complete
X-ray
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Os acromiale

 Diagnosis certain
Radswiki
Published 20 Oct 2010
57% complete
Case

Acromioclavicular joint injury (type V)

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 06 Jun 2012
100% complete
X-ray
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Scapular fracture

Scapula fractures are uncommon injuries, representing ~3% of all shoulder fractures. Pathology Mechanisms of injury requires high energy trauma (e.g. motor vehicle accidents account for 50% of scapular fractures) direct trauma to the shoulder region indirect trauma through falling on outstr...
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Glenoid labrum

The glenoid labrum is a fibrocartilaginous structure that attaches as a rim to the articular cartilage of the glenoid fossa and serves to deepen and increase the surface area. In this capacity, it acts as a static stabilizer of the glenohumeral joint, preventing dislocation and subluxation at th...
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Coracoid process fracture

Coracoid process fractures are an uncommon type of scapular fracture. They do not often occur in isolation and are often associated with acromial, clavicular, or scapular fracture, as well as humeral head dislocation. In general, the coracoid process tends to fracture at its base and be minimal...
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Spinoglenoid notch

The spinoglenoid notch is located on the superior and posterior aspect of the scapula. Gross anatomy Relations and/or boundaries The spinoglenoid notch is a connection between the infraspinatus fossa and the supraspinatus fossa, which are divided by the scapular spine. The notch is formed la...
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Scapula: anatomy diagrams

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 19 May 2015
19% complete
Diagram
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Scapular fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Liam Pugh
Published 26 Jul 2017
95% complete
X-rayCT
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Caffey disease

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Yasser Asiri
Published 21 Dec 2018
70% complete
MRIX-rayCT
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Suprascapular vein

The suprascapular vein drains the posterior structures of the scapula including the supraspinatus and infraspinatus muscles. Gross anatomy Course Running adjacent to the suprascapular nerve and artery it passes through the suprascapular notch in a number of configurations: above the transver...

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