Winging of the scapula in a child with hereditary multiple exostoses Article in Pediatric Neurology 26( 1) : 74- 6 · February with 47 Reads DOI: 10. Learn about this topic now at Kenhub! It innervates three muscles: the levator scapulae, the rhomboid major, and the rhomboid minor. Osteocondroza scapula brahialão. Osteochondromas usually occur on the anterior surface of the scapula and might cause shoulder discomfort such as pain, limited range of motion with/ without winging of the scapula [ 3, 4]. Flashcard created by AnatomyZone with 3D app AnatomyLearning. In rare conditions it has the potential to lead to limited functional activity in the upper extremity to which it is adjacent. Ventral Osteochondroma of scapula may lead to snapping scapula, pain full crepitus and pseudo winging and mass effect due to bursa formation. In anatomy, the scapula ( plural scapulae or scapulas; also known as shoulder bone, shoulder blade or wing bone) is the bone that connects the humerus ( upper arm bone) with the clavicle ( collar bone). Anterior directed bone growth noted at superior medial portion of the scapula, having continuous medullary cavity with the parent bone.
We report the case of an osteochondroma of the scapula in a 13- year- old boy. Because of the atypical location with nonspecific shoulder pain, the diagnosis is often made late. This is an extremely rare location for a parosteal osteosarcoma. A winged scapula ( scapula alata) is a skeletal medical condition in which the shoulder blade, or shoulder bone, protrudes from a person’ s back in an abnormal position.
It is one of the most common scapulothoracic disorders and can be due to several pathological conditions. A rare case presentaion of osteochondroma of scapula. It was then retracted medially to expose the. Osteochondroma is one of the most common benign tumors of the axial skeleton. Osteochondroma is a cartilage- covered bony excres- cence that arises from the surface of a bone. Aug 23, · Winged scapula is defined as the prominence of the medial border of the scapula [ 1]. Location of a solitary exostosis in the scapula is relatively rare. Like their connected bones the scapulae are paired, with the scapula on either side of the body being roughly a mirror image of the other. The rhomboid major muscle was detached from its scapular attachment, leaving a small cuff to allow for repair. A 17- year- old female presented with complains of swelling in left scapular region since the age of 5 years, which had progressively increased in size. In addition to pain and cosmetic deformity, winging of the scapula can cause a reduction in shoulder strength and range of motion ( ROM) [ 2].
We had experienced a parosteal osteosarcoma involving the flat bone, the scapula of a 21- year- old man. Plain radiograph showed broad- based, well- defined radiodense lesion at. Surgical technique. Five centimeters of the trapezius muscle was divided at the medial scapular border in the line of the skin incision. Parosteal osteosarcoma is a low- grade osteosarcoma, which occurs on the surface of the bone. This condition was asymptomatic, but caused visible cosmetic concern to the patient and her parents as she was approaching a marriageable age.
This article report a 12 yrs boy presented with snapping, winging of his right scapula as a result of scapular Osteochondroma treated with en block surgical excision. Scapula This is an article covering the bony landmarks, blood supply and muscle attachments to the scapula. Bony structures and ligaments of the humerus and scapula. Lateral view of scapula. Mar 22, · Osteochondromas are the most common benign bone tumors of the scapula [ 1, 2]. 1016/ S· Source: PubMed. Flashcards created by AnatomyZone with 3D app AnatomyLearning. This nerve enters the levator scapulae muscle approximately 1 cm superior to the base of the spine of the scapula ( Fig. Learn all about the anatomical features of the scapula with our flashcard images and videos. Articles for further reading Humerus This is an article covering the anatomical parts of the humerus. Related Flashcards. The dorsal scapular nerve branches from the ventral ramus of C5 and descends from the cervical region down to the medial border of the scapula. A 27- year- old male presented with pain in. It is the most common benign bone tumor in the scapula.