Variations in the superior capsuloligamentous complex and description of a new ligament.

@article{Pouliart2007VariationsIT,
  title={Variations in the superior capsuloligamentous complex and description of a new ligament.},
  author={Nicole Pouliart and Katia Somers and Said Eid and Olivier J Gagey},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={821-36}
}
Although the rotator cuff interval and the adjacent ligaments are gaining interest because of their importance for glenohumeral instability and adhesive capsulitis, there seems to be some confusion about their anatomy. This study reinvestigates the superior capsular structures in 110 cadaveric shoulders by a combination of arthroscopy, dissection, histology, and functional analysis. The structure of the superior capsule was found to be more complex than suspected until now. The coracohumeral… CONTINUE READING

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