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Pathology of cuff tears 

Pathology of cuff tears
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Pathology of cuff tears
Author(s):

Peter Reilly

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.004002
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date: 07 December 2019

Rotator cuff tears are common

Aetiology complex and multifactorial

Tendons deteriorate with age

Posterosuperior tears are more common

They evolve in a typical fashion

Anterosuperior tears are less common.

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