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Xrays of Interest




AVN with Pop Can subchondral lucency "crescent sign"

If palpated during surgery, the condral bone will pop in and out like the side of an aluminum can




Acromial Fracture


Inverted Ball and Socket Shoulder




Adhesive Capsulitis in inferior capsule - note thickened tissue.