"Arthroscopy" is a term used to define the placement of a camera vision within a joint; in this case on the shoulder.
What is shoulder arthroscopy?
Shoulder arthroscopy is performed by one very small holes, through which we are able to see inside the joint with vivid clarity and thus work to solve most of the diseases that affect this part of the body.
What cases is carried out?
The usefulness of arthroscopy in Traumatology in is very wide. We work cases of pain caused by problems in the joint or tendon rupture. In addition they can be solved by repeated shoulder dislocations, correct deformities or trauma injuries.
You can involve some risk?
Arthroscopy carries a small risk inherent in all types of surgery. Being minimally invasive, it involves that little risk, but decreases because there is less exposure of the part to infections or other complications.
Should there be some recommendations before and after the intervention?
The surgeon will recommend certain instructions to follow, because each requires a different indications pathology after the operation.
Edited by Roser Berner Ubasos.