rotator cuff

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rotator cuff a supporting structure of the shoulder consisting of the muscles and tendons that attach the arm to the shoulder joint and enable the arm to move
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Usage


In news:

Williams is wearing a sling after he underwent surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder last week.
Gooden Undergoes Surgery on Rotator Cuff.
Depuy Mitek Launches Next Generation Rotator Cuff Anchor.
Eric Hosmer says MRI shows slight tear in right rotator cuff .
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger reveals that his should injury is rotator-cuff tear that ""we just have to hope it doesn't tear the rest of the way.
Roethlisberger isn't worried about his "little torn rotator cuff ".
Steelers' Roethlisberger not worried about 'little' tear in rotator cuff .
Williams has surgery to fix rotator cuff .
Rotator Cuff Pain and Firefighters.
Rotator cuff pain, sprains, and tendonitis appear quite often in firefighters.
The muscles of the rotator cuff each have well-defined functions.
Daniel Murphy, who departed Sunday's game with what is now being labeled rotator-cuff tightness, tested his right shoulder in the batting cage at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday afternoon and confirmed he did not expect the issue to linger.
Titans' Cook out for season with torn rotator cuff.
Tennessee Titans tight end Jared Cook will miss the remainder of the season with a torn rotator cuff, coach Mike Munchak announced during his Monday press conference.
Cook tore his rotator cuff Sunday and is out for the season, Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean reports.
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