Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement with Minimal ACJ Excision Arthroplasty for Management of Massive ACJ Cyst - A Case Report
Shahril R Shaarani*, Hannan Mullett
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2014
First Page: 298
Last Page: 301
Publisher Id: TOORTHJ-8-298
Article History:Received Date: 1/12/2013
Revision Received Date: 20/8/2014
Acceptance Date: 25/8/2014
Electronic publication date: 24 /9/2014
Collection year: 2014
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Massive acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) cysts are an extremely rare cause of shoulder impairment and with limited consensus in its management. We present the first published case report of a patient with a massive ACJ cyst treated with a reverse total shoulder replacement with minimal ACJ excision arthroplasty.