Identification of Spontaneous Shoulder Hemarthrosis with Point-of-Care Ultrasound in the Emergency Department
- Author(s): Padrez, Kevin;
- Shyy, William;
- Gandhi, Kavita;
- Anaya, Nancy;
- Knight, R. Starr
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.5811/cpcem.2021.7.53408
Case presentation: A 32-year-old man with a history of hemophilia A presented to the emergency department with right shoulder pain, swelling, and decreased range of motion.
Discussion: Emergency physicians can use ultrasound to quickly and accurately identify hemarthrosis at the bedside.