Conversion of Glenohumeral Fusion to Total Shoulder Arthroplasty for Scapulothoracic Pain: Case Report and Surgical Technique

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There are several references in the hip and knee literature that mention converting fusions to a prosthetic total arthroplasty, but similar reports of total shoulder arthroplasty after glenohumeral fusion are lacking. The indication for conversion of a glenohumeral arthrodesis to a total shoulder arthroplasty is persistent periscapular pain refractory to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11420-009-9131-x

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@article{Nho2009ConversionOG, title={Conversion of Glenohumeral Fusion to Total Shoulder Arthroplasty for Scapulothoracic Pain: Case Report and Surgical Technique}, author={MS Shane J. Nho and Nickolas G. Garbis and Stefanie Reiff BA and PA-C Allison Terry MMS and PA-C Sheri Shindelar MS and Anthony A Romeo}, journal={HSS Journal}, year={2009}, volume={6}, pages={14-18} }