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Posterior shoulder dislocation with reverse Hill–Sachs deformity
  1. M Ballesta Moratalla1,
  2. R Fernández Gabarda2
  1. 1
    Department of Radiology, Hospital Universitario La Fe, Valencia, Spain
  2. 2
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Hospital Arnau de Vilanova, Valencia, Spain
  1. Dr M Ballesta Moratalla, Department of Radiology, La Fe Hospital, Avenida Campanar, 21, Valencia 46009, Spain; monica_ballesta{at}

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Shoulder dislocation is the most common dislocation presenting to the emergency department, anterior dislocation being more common. Posterior shoulder dislocation is uncommon, and most frequently occurs following seizures or trauma and has a tendency to be missed. Reverse Hill–Sachs lesion is visualised as any loss of normal …

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