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"The Shoulder" Demo

Adductors

Clinical Presentation

Very rare disorders. Usualy the result of overuse or direct injury (contact sports). As a rule the lesion is localised in the belly of the muscle.
Lesions of the adductors are characterized by a full range of passive movement in the shoulder joint in combination with pain on resisted adduction. Passive elevation and/ or passive lateral rotation may be painful at the end of range.


M. Pectoralis major

M. Latissimus dorsi

M. Teres major

M. Teres minor

Specific diagnosis

Treatment

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