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Musculoskeletal System

Use these links to jump directly to your topic of interest in Musculoskeletal System:

Arthritis and Other Rheumatic Diseases: Arthritis, in General | Specific Types of Arthritis and Other Rheumatic Diseases

Other Musculoskeletal Diseases: Bone Diseases | Bursitis | Cartilage Diseases | Muscular Dystrophy | Tendinitis | Other Muscle Diseases

Disorders of the: Ankle | Arm | Elbow | Foot | Hand | Hip | Knee | Leg | Shoulder | Spine (Neck and Back) | Wrist

Other Topics: General Musculoskeletal | Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Surgery


Shoulder Disorders

(Jump to: Anatomy | Find a Shoulder Doctor | General Information | Injuries | Pain | Surgery

Specific Shoulder Disorders: AC Joint Disorders | Arthritis | Frozen Shoulder | Impingement, Bursitis, Tendonitis | Rotator Cuff Disorders | Thoracic Outlet Syndrome )

Anatomy of the Shoulder
Anatomy of the Shoulder:Stanford Hospital and Clinics


Find a Shoulder Doctor
Find a Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon:American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES)


General Information About Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Problems, Self-Care Flowchart:FamilyDoctor.org
Shoulder Problems:NIAMS
Shoulder Injuries and Disorders:MedlinePlus


Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Pain:MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Shoulder Pain and Common Shoulder Problems:AAOS


Shoulder Injuries
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Shoulder Joint Tear (Glenoid Labrum Tear):AAOS
Shoulder Dislocation
Dislocated Shoulder:AAOS
Shoulder Fractures
Fracture of the Shoulder Blade (Scapula):AAOS
Broken Collarbone (Clavicle):AAOS
Shoulder Separation
Shoulder Separation:AAOS


AC Joint Disorders
The AC (Acromioclavicular) Joint Problems:Johns Hopkins Medicine


Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)
Frozen Shoulder:AAOS


Rotator Cuff Disorders
Rotator Cuff Tears:AAOS
Rotator Cuff Tears: Surgical Treatment Options:AAOS
Rotator Cuff Exercises:FamilyDoctor.org

Shoulder Arthritis
Arthritis of the Shoulder:AAOS


Shoulder Impingement, Bursitis and Tendonitis
Shoulder Impingement:AAOS


Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome:AAOS
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome:NINDS
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome:MedlinePlus


Shoulder Surgery
General Information
Shoulder Surgery:AAOS
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Joint Replacement:AAOS
Other Shoulder Surgery
Thermal Capsular Shrinkage:AAOS


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