What is arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery?

Arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery is a surgery done using a small camera (an arthroscope) to repair a torn rotator cuff, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons(AAOS).

The rotator cuff consists of a group of tendons that cover the upper arm bone and helps to raise and lower the arm, according to the AAOS.

The surgery is done to repair a full or partial tear of the rotator cuff, according to the AAOS.

For more details about arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery, talk with your doctor.

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