Little league shoulder syndrome in an adolescent cricket player

Br J Sports Med. 2004 Aug;38(4):E14. doi: 10.1136/bjsm.2003.008193.


The first case of little league shoulder syndrome in a cricket player is reported. The condition has been reported in baseball pitchers and is characterised by a proximal humeral epiphyseolysis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Athletic Injuries / etiology*
  • Child
  • Epiphyses / injuries
  • Humans
  • Humerus / injuries
  • Male
  • Range of Motion, Articular
  • Recurrence
  • Shoulder Pain / etiology*
  • Syndrome