Shoulder FAQs:

Q: Is a shoulder made up of three bones: the clavicle?

A: Yes, and the scapula , and the humerus as well as associated muscles, ligaments and tendons.

Q: Is a shoulder the group of structures in the region of the joint?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a shoulder supplied by C2-C4 , and C7 and T2?

A: Yes, The brachial plexus emerges as nerve roots from the cervical vertebrae C5-T1.

Q: Is a shoulder not aligned in the transversal?

A: Yes, and coronal or sagittal plane, and that therefore during imaging of the shoulder the transducer head has to be held perpendicularly or parallel to the structures of interest.

Q: Is a shoulder the shoulder joint?

A: Yes, and between the humerus and the glenoid process of the scapular.

Q: Is a shoulder the most movable joint in the body?

A: Yes.