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Bankart lesion

In orthopaedics, a Bankart lesion is an injury of the anterior glenoid labrum due to repeated (anterior) shoulder dislocation.[1] It is an indication for surgery and often accompanied by a Hill-Sachs lesion, damage to the posterior humeral head.

See also


  1. ^ Widjaja A, Tran A, Bailey M, Proper S (2006). "Correlation between Bankart and Hill-Sachs lesions in anterior shoulder dislocation". ANZ J Surg 76 (6): 436-8. PMID 16768763.
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