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Subdeltoid lipoma causing shoulder impingement syndrome – a case report

Mario Lenza, Miguel Vicente Lenza, Eduardo da Frota Carrerra, Mario Ferretti

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082014rc2934

The impingement syndrome is defined by the compression of the rotator cuff tendons against the coracoacromial arch. Several factors contribute to this condition and they are classified as structural or functional factors. The former are changes in the coracoacromial arch, proximal humerus, bursa and rotator cuff, and the latter are related to the mechanism of the upper limb by means of synchronized activity and balanced between the rotator cuff and scapular girdle muscles. The authors report here a case of […]