acromionectomy

acromionectomy

 [ah-kro″me-on-ek´tah-me]
resection of the acromion.
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Many surgical approaches, such as arthroplasty, glenohumeral arthrodesis, internal fixation for the stabilization of fractures, acromioplasty and acromionectomy for rotator cuff tendinitis all involve the scapula.
Acromionectomy was done, if there was osteophyte in the anterior region of the acromion.