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Non-capsular Patterns


Disorders of the shoulder that are characterized by a non-capsular pattern of limitated movement are:

However, it is not always easy to detect a subtle limitation of movement.

Full passive range of movement with pain at the end may point to a sprained AC ligament or to a chronic subdeltoid bursitis.
A discrepancy between a full and painless passive elevation and a seriously limited but painless active elevation may indicate a neurological lesion.


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