A 28-year-old male asked:
What is the definition or description of: rotator cuff repair?
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Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Reattach torn cuff: Rotator cuff repair is performed by reattaching to bone the important tendons of the shoulder that provide specific refined motion and function of the shoulder: forward flexion, elevation away from the side of the body, and internal/external rotation of the arm while at the side of the body.
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Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
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A 33-year-old member asked:
What is rotator cuff repair and acromnioplasty?
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Orthopedic Surgery 24 years experience
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Last updated Feb 3, 2015
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