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What is rotator cuff repair vs. Acromnioplasty?

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Dr. Vivek Agrawal
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Diagnosis?

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Theshouldercenter.Com/shoulderpain/2013/shoulder-surgery/spur-acromioplasty-impingement/ and http://theshouldercenter.Com/rotator-cuff-tear.Htm it's important to have a clear diagnosis and cause for your shoulder pain before considering surgery.

In brief: Diagnosis?

Learn more about this topic here: http://www.
Theshouldercenter.Com/shoulderpain/2013/shoulder-surgery/spur-acromioplasty-impingement/ and http://theshouldercenter.Com/rotator-cuff-tear.Htm it's important to have a clear diagnosis and cause for your shoulder pain before considering surgery.
Dr. Vivek Agrawal
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Two different things

Repair of the torn rotaotr cuff , to use sutures to close the gap in the torn cuff which could be done in three main ways.
Generally, it implies removal of a small piece of the surface of the bone (acromion) that is in contact with a tendon causing, by friction, damage to the latter tissue.

In brief: Two different things

Repair of the torn rotaotr cuff , to use sutures to close the gap in the torn cuff which could be done in three main ways.
Generally, it implies removal of a small piece of the surface of the bone (acromion) that is in contact with a tendon causing, by friction, damage to the latter tissue.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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