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Table 3 Percentages of the most common diagnoses in four studies

From: Shoulder diagnoses in secondary care, a one year cohort

  This study Walker-Bone [4] Östör [5] Van der Windt [6]
Subacromial pain syndrome 36 30a 86b 44c
Adhesive capsulitis 11 55 15 21
Myalgia 17 6
Full thickness rotator cuff tear 8
Acromioclavicular osteoarthritis 4 6 31 5
Glenohumeral osteoarthritis 4
  1. aIncludes rotator cuff tendonitis and subacromial bursitis.
  2. bIncludes impingement and rotator cuff tendinopathy.
  3. cIncludes tendonitis and chronic bursitis.