• Anupam BasuEmail author


This chapter reviews disorders of the shoulder through examples of X-ray, CT, and MRI. Numerous cases and practice questions are presented to illustrate shoulder pathology including osteoarthritis, CPPD deposition disease, rheumatoid arthritis, hydroxyapatite deposition disease, septic arthritis, and neuropathic joints.


Shoulder Osteoarthritis Neuropathic Milwaukee shoulder Hydroxyapatite 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cook County Health, Department of RadiologyChicagoUSA

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