snapping scapula syndrome

snapping scapula syndrome

Bursitis of the scapulothoracic articulation. It is an uncommon cause of upper back and shoulder pain.
Synonym: scapulothoracic crepitus.
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[24] analyzed the etiologies of the snapping scapula syndrome causing shoulder discomfort characterized by painful, audible, and/or palpable abnormal scapulothoracic motion in 89 reported cases.
Karakas, "Snapping scapula syndrome caused by subscapular osteochondroma," Eklem Hastaliklari ve Cerrahisi, vol.