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During a soccer game, A 12 year old boy fell on his laterally outstretched arm. He was taken to the emergency room and x-ray showed dislocation of the glenohumeral joint.

Which one of the following nerves is most likely affected by this injury?

A- Axillary nerve

B- Ulnar nerve

C- Suprascapular nerve

D- Lateral pectoral nerve

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it is a, but if this guy was homeless at a bustop(slept there all night) and the church/poli brought him in, but he is not angery/violent, question is a lot tougher, study to be prepared for something like that.
 

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it is a, but if this guy was homeless at a bustop(slept there all night) and the church/poli brought him in, but he is not angery/violent, question is a lot tougher, study to be prepared for something like that.
It's not the same scenario but the answer to the homeless drunk guy on the chair has the same injury. It's the same scenario as a drunk sleeping on a bar stool.
 

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Thank you

Thank you nicegirl and ucheeee! This is so true and homeless man scenario is very common too.
 
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