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Tornwaldt's cyst (Pharyngeal Bursa) is a rare cyst in the midline of the nasopharynx that may become infected. Tornwaldt's cyst is a remnant of the embryonal notochord superficial to the s...
Stemless shoulder arthroplasty implants may offer a new and exciting option for shoulder arthritis. Current Orthopaedic Practice
A new report gives recommendations for regenerating retinal ganglion cells (RGCs), crucial neurons in the back of the eye that carry visual information to the brain.
A simple modification to hockey players' shoulder pads could have an impact on shoulder-to-head contact, the most common cause of concussions in ice hockey, say researchers.
Plant scientists led by University of Missouri (MU) researchers have found one of the mechanisms that cyst nematodes use to invade and drain life-sustaining nutrients from soybean plants. Cyst nematod...
(HealthDay)—For patients with primary open-angle glaucoma, structural macular retinal ganglion cell plus inner plexiform layer (RGC+IPL) loss is associated with vision-related quality of life, accor...
Effect of routine shoulder X-rays after shoulder arthroplasty on post-operative patient management.
(Boston University Medical Center) Patients undergoing shoulder replacement surgery who have Medicaid, Medicare or no health insurance, had higher complication rates as compared to patients who had pr...
Contrary to current recommendations, many patients undergo MRI before radiography for new shoulder conditions, researchers report. Reuters Health Information
Aims and Indications A paralabral ganglion cyst of the shoulder can cause neuropathy of the inferior branches of the suprascapular nerve. This can lead to atrophy of the infraspinatus muscle. Arthrosc...
Intraneural ganglion cysts are benign, mucinous, non-neoplastic lesions of the peripheral nerves. While the most common location of intraneural ganglion cysts is the ulnar nerve and its branches, intr...
An intraosseous ganglion cyst has been reported in nearly all of the carpal bones; it is a rare cause of chronic wrist pain. The case presented here is a rare finding of symptomatic intraosseous gangl...
Interpretation of iodine I whole-body scintigraphy can be challenging, as there are many nonpathologic findings that may present with increased radiotracer uptake. Radiotracer uptake has been reported...
Suprascapular nerve compression is a rare but important entity that is often missed in clinical practice. Nerve dysfunction caused by an intraosseous ganglion of the glenoid is extremely rare, to the ...