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    Repair of SLAP lesions

    posted 9/12/10 in SLAP Tears

    A SLAP lesion refers to a tear of the biceps long head tendon at the top of the shoulder socket--the glenoid. SLAP stands for Superior Labrum Anterior Posterior and there are 4 types. These labral tears cause pain in the front and on top of the shoulder, and are not...