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Does a torn rotator resemble avascular necrosis on an mri?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
Radiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

A torn rotator cuff primarily involves the rotator cuff tendons whereas avascular necrosis involves the humeral head (top of the long bone of the upper arm).
Each disease has certain features on mri.

In brief: No

A torn rotator cuff primarily involves the rotator cuff tendons whereas avascular necrosis involves the humeral head (top of the long bone of the upper arm).
Each disease has certain features on mri.
Dr. Mazen Ghani
Dr. Mazen Ghani
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Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine

In brief: Shoulder?

Most likely not.

In brief: Shoulder?

Most likely not.
Dr. Robert Greer
Dr. Robert Greer
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