- See: AC Joint
- Distal Clavicle Excision:
- is often included in the distal clavicular stabilization;
- note that in younger patients the AC joint cartilage (and meniscus) is normally wide and therefore, it is not necessary to resect the usual 1 to 1.5 cm of distal clavicle;
- supraspinatus fossa:
- the posterior border of the coracoid process drops right down into the supraspinatus fossa
Treatment of acromioclavicular injuries, especially complete acromioclavicular separation.