Superior labrum anterior-to-posterior (SLAP) lesions

Tears of the superior labrum were first reported by Andrews in 1984. The term Superior Labrum Anterior and Posterior (SLAP) was coined by Snyder in 1990 to describe injuries of the superior labrum and biceps anchor. It may be associated with rotator cuff tears and other labral lesions. In those under 40 years, SLAP lesions … Continue reading Superior labrum anterior-to-posterior (SLAP) lesions