Locations of lesser tuberosity cysts and their association with subscapularis, supraspinatus, and long head of the biceps tendon disorders

Celikyay F., Yuksekkaya R., Deniz C., İNAL S., GÖKÇE E., ACU B.

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, vol.56, no.12, pp.1494-1500, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0284185114561821
  • Journal Name: ACTA RADIOLOGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1494-1500


Background: Humeral head cysts are not uncommon in individuals with rotator cuff disorders. The cysts are usually considered an indicator of rotator cuff pathologies; however, they may have different meanings in different regions.