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Located above the scapula, as an artery or a nerve.
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Variations in suprascapular notch with or without an anomalous superior transverse scapular ligament is a cause for suprascapular nerve entrapment syndrome.
Group 3 (ANP+saline, n=15): After jugular vein catheterization, the distal end of thecatheter was placed in the suprascapular region in 15 rats in this group.
This paper will explore the possibility that the pain pattern may be due to a peripheral nerve neuropathy that includes the DSN, suprascapular nerve, long thoracic and radial nerve with the C5 nerve root being a common thread.
Endovascular management of suprascapular artery pseudoaneurysm.
Twelve patients that showed no recovery at least 3 months post-injury underwent spinal accessory to suprascapular single nerve transfer operation between 31 Jan 2013 to 31 July 2013 (6 months).
1 Tuberculosis commonly involves superficial lymph nodes including those in posterior and anterior cervical chains or the suprascapular fossae and others like submandibular, periauricular, inguinal and axillary groups may also be involved.
The supraspinatus and infraspinatus muscles receive innervation from the upper trunk via the suprascapular nerve.
2-6) The pathophysiology linking fatty infiltration with rotator cuff tears is unclear with several theories posited, including impingement of the suprascapular nerve by the torn, retracted tendon or a secondary phenomenon related to shortened, atrophied muscle cells.
The commonly involved superficial lymph nodes (Scrofula or king's evil) comprise those in the posterior and anterior cervical chains or the suprascapular fossae, but others such as submandibular, periauricular, inguinal, and axillary groups may also be involved.
The bookAEs 25 chapters cover routine procedures as well as advanced topics such as arthroscopic management of greater tuberosity fractures, arthroscopic procedures for shoulder dislocation, arthroscopic AC joint reconstruction, and suprascapular nerve release.