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Anatomy Most common muscle affected in shoulder dislocation

the most common muscle injured in shoulder dislocation is?
a) supraspinatus
b) infraspinatus
c) subscapularis
d) teres minor
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a)supraspinatus
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Supraspinatous !! Hate anatomy
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the most common muscle injured in shoulder dislocation is?
a) supraspinatus
b) infraspinatus
c) subscapularis
d) teres minor
A. Supraspinatus
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the answer is subscapularis coz its tendon passes ant to shoulder joint...
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the answer is subscapularis coz its tendon passes ant to shoulder joint...
hey can you provide a source for it.
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i think the answer is supraspinatus
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the answer is subscapularis coz its tendon passes ant to shoulder joint...
the similar question is asked in KAPTEST ANATOMY 2010
i also answered supraspinatus but answer was subscapularis
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the similar question is asked in KAPTEST ANATOMY 2010
i also answered supraspinatus but answer was subscapularis
When i meet this type of question on actual exam i'll answer a) supraspinatus
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Supraspinatus seems to be the right one But I am not sure about subscapularis
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