Journal of Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences University

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 12--15

Sonographic evaluation of painful shoulder and its comparison with clinical diagnosis


Sanjay V Deshpande1, Suresh Vasant Phatak2, Gulam B Marfani2, Nipun A Gupta2, Sakshi S Daga2, Samida S Samad2 
1 Department of Orthopaedics, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (DMIMS), Wardha, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Radio-Diagnosis, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (DMIMS), Wardha, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Suresh Vasant Phatak
Department of Radio-Diagnosis, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha - 442 001, Maharashtra
India

Objective: To study sonographic findings in cases of painful shoulder and to compare this with the clinical diagnosis made by physical examination.Materials and Methods: This is a prospective observational study of all patients visiting our hospital with painful shoulder. This study was conducted at AVBRH hospital, Sawangi, Wardha, from March 2016 to July 2018. Results: Sensitivity of physical examination with respect to ultrasonography was low with overall sensitivity, specificity, positive predictive vaue, and negative predictive value found were 65.38%, 77.78%, 89.47%, and 43.75%, respectively. Conclusion: Sonography of shoulder joint is more sensitive than clinical examination in cases of painful shoulder.


How to cite this article:
Deshpande SV, Phatak SV, Marfani GB, Gupta NA, Daga SS, Samad SS. Sonographic evaluation of painful shoulder and its comparison with clinical diagnosis.J Datta Meghe Inst Med Sci Univ 2018;13:12-15


How to cite this URL:
Deshpande SV, Phatak SV, Marfani GB, Gupta NA, Daga SS, Samad SS. Sonographic evaluation of painful shoulder and its comparison with clinical diagnosis. J Datta Meghe Inst Med Sci Univ [serial online] 2018 [cited 2019 Sep 19 ];13:12-15
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