Frozen shoulder or missed posterior dislocation?

  • D Leijnen
  • JT Viljoen
  • JH Kirby
  • PL Viviers

Abstract

The clinical presentation of a missed posterior shoulder dislocation has similarities with an idiopathic frozen shoulder masking proper diagnosis at the time of injury. We report a case of a 48-year-old woman with shoulder pain which demonstrates the importance of correct initial diagnosis and management.

Published
2016-04-12
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 2078-516X
print ISSN: 1015-5163