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Ultrasound-Guided Shoulder Joint and Bursa Injections

  • Michael P. Schaefer
  • Kermit Fox
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Abstract

Shoulder pain is commonly encountered in pain management practices. Although the rotator cuff and the subacromial structures are thought to contribute to the majority of shoulder pain presentations, there are a number of other structures that generate pain. Fortunately, all these structures are easily accessible with office-based procedures, and injections are useful to confirm the diagnosis and provide analgesia.

Keywords

Rotator Cuff Humeral Head Glenohumeral Joint Biceps Tendon Supraspinatus Tendon 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Metro Health Rehabilitation Institute of OhioCase Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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