Biceps tenodesis associated with arthroscopic repair of rotator cuff tears.

  title={Biceps tenodesis associated with arthroscopic repair of rotator cuff tears.},
  author={Sergio Luiz Checchia and Pedro S Doneux and Alberto Naoki Miyazaki and Luciana Andrade da Silva and Marcelo Fregoneze and Andr{\'e}a Ossada and Carlos Y Tsutida and C{\'a}ssio Masiole},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  volume={14 2},
Associated lesions of the biceps tendon are commonly found during arthroscopic repair of rotator cuff tears. These lesions are treated with tenodesis, classically performed through an open approach. However, it seems reasonable to seek a single approach to correct both lesions; therefore, we have proposed a new arthroscopic technique that allows an exclusive arthroscopic tenodesis by including the biceps tendon in the rotator cuff suture, a surgical technique with a single suture of the rotator… CONTINUE READING


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