MR imaging of the shoulder. Imaging techniques, diagnostic pitfalls, and normal variants

Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 1997 Nov;5(4):683-704.


MR imaging techniques have been refined for evaluation of the shoulder. Available techniques and optimization of imaging parameters are reviewed. Anatomic variations, diagnostic pitfalls, and discrimination of pathologic entities from normal findings are discussed.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Image Processing, Computer-Assisted
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods*
  • Rotator Cuff / anatomy & histology
  • Shoulder / anatomy & histology*
  • Shoulder Joint / anatomy & histology*