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Glenoid Fractures

  • Nick G. Lasanianos
  • Michalis Panteli
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Abstract

In 1995 Ideberg et al. [1] presented a series of 338 scapular fractures with special reference to 100 intra-articular glenoid fractures. Out of this series emerged the Ideberg classification, which involved a five-type classification system. Goss modified type V fractures and added a sixth type [2] (Fig. 5.1).

Keywords

Avulsion Fracture Coracoid Process Cannulated Screw Glenoid Fossa Glenoid Cavity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Academic Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, School of MedicineUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK

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