Clinical communication| Volume 8, ISSUE 1, P41-43, January 1990

Bilateral shoulder dislocation: An unusual occurrence

  • Robert D. Mathis
    Reprint address: Robert D. Mathis, MD, Halifax Emergency Physicians, P.O. Box 11107, Daytona Beach, FL 32020
    Halifax Emergency Physicians, Halifax Medical Center, Daytona Beach, Florida, USA
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      Bilateral shoulder dislocation is an unusual clinical entity. Proposed mechanisms are via various traumatic insults, atraumatic occurrences, and through extreme muscular contractions. A case involving traumatic dislocation as a result of a diving incident is reported. A brief review of this rare clinical condition is presented.


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