Neurological Complications in Shoulder Arthroscopy

  • Thibault Lafosse
  • Laurent Lafosse


Shoulder arthroscopy is widely performed by most upper limb surgeons and has become a gold standard regarding many different procedures ranging from rotator cuff repairs to instability. Most of the surgical procedure addressing post traumatic or degenerative conditions of the shoulder can be performed arthroscopically. Many acute traumatic cases can be managed with arthroscopy as well, particularly glenoid or humeral tuberosity fractures. Arthroscopy is in many aspects performed out of the box and can be considered rather as endoscopy.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thibault Lafosse
    • 1
  • Laurent Lafosse
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Hand, Upper Limb, and Peripheral Nerve SurgeryClinique GénéraleAnnecyFrance
  2. 2.Department of OrthopedicsClinique GénéraleAnnecyFrance

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