MR imaging of miscellaneous disorders of the shoulder

Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 1997 Nov;5(4):881-95.


During the course of routine MR imaging of the shoulder, a wide variety of abnormalities may be encountered owing to the technique's broad soft-tissue contrast resolution and multiplanar tomographic capability. In this article, the authors provide an overview of the lesions that might be encountered in this setting.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Bone Diseases / diagnosis
  • Bone Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Joint Diseases / diagnosis
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Shoulder / pathology*
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Joint / pathology*
  • Soft Tissue Neoplasms / diagnosis