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Medical Term:

Stryker notch view


Definition: a specially positioned x-ray view of the shoulder, with the hand on top of the head, and the beam angled about 10° cephalad; used to evaluate for Hill-Sachs lesion following dislocations.

See Also: Hill-Sachs defect

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