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Shoulder resection arthroplasty

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Description: Definition Shoulder resection arthroplasty is surgery performed to repair a shoulder acromioclavicular (AC) joint. The procedure is most commonly recommended for AC joint problems resulting from osteoarthritis or injury. Encyclopedia of Surgery: A Guide for Patients and Caregivers

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Added: Fri Nov 10 2006