Shoulder surgery

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Shoulder surgery
ICD-9-CM81.80-81.83, 81.23
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Shoulder surgery
ICD-9-CM81.80-81.83, 81.23

As the shoulder is the most complex and unstable joint in the body, it can get injured easily. Many surgeries have been developed to repair the muscles, connective tissue or damaged joints that can arise from traumatic or overuse injuries to the shoulder.

List of Shoulder Surgeries (by attempted repair)[edit]

Dislocated Shoulder[edit]

See [1]

Separated shoulder[edit]

Sternoclavicular Separation[edit]

Tendonitis, bursitis, and impingement syndrome[edit]

Rotator cuff tear[edit]


Arthritis of the shoulder (glenohumeral joint)[edit]

Shoulder replacement

Arthritis or Osteolysis of the AC (acromioclavicular) joint[edit]

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