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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
You need medical: Attention. Winged scapula is usually caused by nerve injury, so i don't know how much it is related to your shoulder injury.

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Recommend: in-person consultation with an orthopedic surgeon.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Research : Not many board certified ors " specialize" in scapular winging and it's different causes. My advice would be to research top " shoulder" surgeons in y ... Read More
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
This problem is rare: but very disabling. It is due 2 loss of function of the serrates that attaches 2 ribs distally @ goes up the side & attaches 2 the scapula under s ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sanders
66 years experience Vascular Surgery
Cervical rib: In 22 year old, no history of neck trauma, cervical rib, anomalous first rib, or congenital band compressing brachial plexus is most likely cause. Lo ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Wu
17 years experience Vascular Surgery
Winged Scapula: A "winged scapula" is a result of injury to the long thoracic nerve which innervates the serratus anterior muscle. The long thoracic nerve is made up ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Injury 2 the long--: --thoracic nerve of Bell. It inervates(sp) the serratus anterior which stabilizes the scapula.This wwould cause scapular winging, & poor function ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
45 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: With a pectoralis major tendon transfer.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Schrader
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Helps with balance: It stands for standing, walking and sitting hip orthosis. It can be used with cerebral palsy patients to help stretch the hip adductor muscles, impro ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
How expensive?: How complex is your malocclusion? Is it dental, skeletal, or both? Do you have crowding, spacing, overbite, crossbite, underbite, rotations, missing ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Anyone: Anyone w a malocclusion (bad bite) should have a consultation (usually free) with an Orthodontic Specialist. 1st Orthodontic examination should coinc ... Read More

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