Scientific article

Supraspinatus rupture at the musclotendinous junction: an uncommonly recognized phenomenon

Published inJournal of shoulder and elbow surgery, vol. 21, no. 1, p. 72-76
Publication date2012

The majority of rotator cuff lesions involving the supraspinatus occur at or near the level of bone-tendon interface. We present a series of supraspinatus injuries at the musculotendinous junction.

  • Adult
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Glucocorticoids/administration & dosage
  • Humans
  • Injections, Intra-Articular
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Physical Therapy Modalities
  • Prognosis
  • Range of Motion, Articular
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Rotator Cuff/injuries/physiopathology
  • Rupture
  • Shoulder Dislocation/diagnosis/physiopathology/therapy
  • Shoulder Joint/injuries/physiopathology
  • Treatment Outcome
Citation (ISO format)
LAEDERMANN, Alexandre et al. Supraspinatus rupture at the musclotendinous junction: an uncommonly recognized phenomenon. In: Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery, 2012, vol. 21, n° 1, p. 72–76. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2011.01.038
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ISSN of the journal1058-2746

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