Milwaukee shoulder (probable)

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon

Presentation

Right shoulder pain and reduced ROM

Patient Data

Age: 90 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Chronic right shoulder arthropathy with remodelling of the glenoid, acromion and humeral head. Calcifications within the joint capsule. Appearance suggestive of Milwaukee shoulder due to HADD. 

CT

Chronic right shoulder arthropathy with remodelling of the glenoid, acromion and humeral head. Calcifications within the joint capsule. Appearance suggestive of Milwaukee shoulder due to HADD. 

Case Discussion

A case of chronic arthropathy of the right shoulder with pattern suggestive of Milwaukee shoulder due to hydroxyapatite deposition disease

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Case information

rID: 62680
Published: 27th Aug 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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