Suprascapular Nerve Compression

The suprascapular nerve passes through a notch in the shoulder blade and may undergo compression in this region with prolonged use of backpacks or sports involving overhead arm movements. This can cause pain over the shoulder blade and difficulty with certain shoulder movements. Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
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