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It is bridged by superior transverse scapular ligament which may ossify and the foramen then transmits suprascapular nerve to supraspinatus fossa.
It was postulated that they either had a concurrent DSN neuropathy or an anatomical variation of the suprascapular nerve innervating the rhomboids--which has not been reported in cadaveric studies.
Suzuki K, Doi K, Hattori Y, Pagsaligan JM: Long term results of spinal accessory nerve transfer to the suprascapular nerve in upper type paralysis of brachial plexus injury, 2007; 23(6): 295-9.
An anatomic study of the effects on the suprascapular nerve due to retraction of the supraspinatus muscle after a rotator cuff tear.
Ultrasound-guided continuous suprascapular nerve block for adhesive capsulitis: one case and a short topical review.
Pulsed radiofrequency of suprascapular nerve for chronic shoulder pain: A randomized double-blind active placebo-controlled study.
Does suprascapular nerve block reduce shoulder pain following stroke: A double-blind randomised controlled trial with masked outcome assessment.
Conclusion: The role of STSL in causing suprascapular nerve entrapment is a known fact and proper understanding of the topographical anatomy may be helpful for clinicians and surgeons in routine pra-ctice.
Pulsed radiofrequency applied to the suprascapular nerve in painful cuff tear arthropathy.
SSN has traditionally served as a diagnosis of exclusion [3,14], occurring when the suprascapular nerve is compressed at the suprascapular or spinoglenoid notch [19].
Shoulder slip or sweeny arises due to suprascapular nerve paralysis (Venugopalan, 2006) frequently observed in young horses and cattle.