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Shoulder separation - series—Indications, part 2

Indications, part 2

Overview

When the ligaments are disrupted in this fashion, the result is a third-degree shoulder separation.

Update Date 7/13/2015

Updated by: C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.