Greater Tuberosity

A rounded convex section on the outer side of the head of the humerus where the supraspinatus, infraspinatus and teres minor tendons attach.

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2016
Review
2016
Greater tuberosity fractures of the humerus can be successfully treated nonsurgically in most patients. However, as little as 3… (More)
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2015
2015
Isolated greater tuberosity fractures of the proximal humerus are frequently displaced posteriorly and superiorly by the pull of… (More)
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2015
2015
Isolated greater tuberosity fractures make up a small subset of proximal humerus fractures. We conducted a study to evaluate the… (More)
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2015
2015
Background: Although anterior shoulder dislocation is the most prevalent type of body dislocation, irreducible anterior shoulder… (More)
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2014
2014
INTRODUCTION There are no published studies on bone density of the greater tuberosity of the humerus, which could influence the… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Minimally displaced (<3 mm) and non-displaced fractures of the proximal humerus are a common source of disability… (More)
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2013
2013
Bilateral shoulder dislocation with greater tuberosity fracture and luxatio erecta, both are rare by themselves, with only few… (More)
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2012
2012
INTRODUCTION Majority of bilateral shoulder dislocations are posterior. Simultaneous bilateral anterior shoulder dislocations and… (More)
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2012
2012
INTRODUCTION Most greater tuberosity humerus fractures can be treated successfully with either surgical or conservative methods… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the radiographic and clinical outcome, including the incidence of recurrence, in patients with displaced… (More)
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