Acromioclavicular joint

What is Acromioclavicular joint?

Also known as the AC joint. It is a shoulder joint, formed by the union of acromion and the clavicle on the top of the shoulder. It helps us in raising our arms above our head and also in rotation of arms.

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I had major AC joint surgery a few years ago on my right shoulder . I tore all three ligaments completely. My movement is good and strength is...

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I have read your case and I believe that if the function is fine then try to avoid surgery as further surgery unlikely to improve your function or...

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sir, i ve ac joint shoulder injury on my left shoudler...since falling from a bench doing some gymnastics skills..it happnd on 13th December..till...

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Hello,
You should first have a MRI of our shoulder to have a complete diagnosis of this problem.There can be tendon injury to shoulder which may...

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Since my last question, I did have a Thursday april23, 2015 appointment with...

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Thank for writing in to us.

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Hi, 4 months ago I had shoulder surgery, SAD and ac joint excision, several weeks after this I was in bed and there was an almighty crack with...

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