Arthroscopic decompression of a bony suprascapular foramen.

  title={Arthroscopic decompression of a bony suprascapular foramen.},
  author={Vivek Agrawal},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  volume={25 3},
Arthroscopic decompression of the suprascapular nerve by transection of the transverse scapular ligament has only recently been described. Arthroscopic decompression of a bony suprascapular notch foramen has not been previously reported. This article presents a case report and outlines an arthroscopic technique to safely decompress a bony suprascapular notch. In the subacromial space, a lateral portal is used for viewing and a posterior portal for instrumentation. The medial wall of the… CONTINUE READING

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