Scapular winging in young athletes

Jung Y. Mah, Norman Y. Otsuka

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Abstract

Traumatic winging of the scapula is not common in children. We report three cases of athletic injuries resulting in scapular winging. With conservative management, each patient resolved in a 6-month period. Scapular winging should be considered in all injuries about the shoulder in young athletes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)245-247
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics
Volume12
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes

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Scapula
Athletic Injuries
Athletes
Shoulder Injuries
Conservative Treatment

Keywords

  • Scapular winging
  • Sports medicine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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Scapular winging in young athletes. / Mah, Jung Y.; Otsuka, Norman Y.

In: Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Vol. 12, No. 2, 1992, p. 245-247.

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Mah, Jung Y. ; Otsuka, Norman Y. / Scapular winging in young athletes. In: Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 1992 ; Vol. 12, No. 2. pp. 245-247.
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