A 31-year-old male asked:
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is a open acj excision a standard procedure for a painful/tender impringment of the ac shoulder joint. will this op cause any issues with instability.

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likely not: This operation done for long time , if it is done in the way, should not cause any instability in that joint.
Answered on Dec 10, 2013
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