Glenohumeral osteoarthritis is seen in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing arthritis, AVN and in few other conditions like rotator cuff arthropathy.
The treatment consist of joint replacement surgery. Either the ball or the ball or socket both can be replaced.
The results are good with patients describing improvement in shoulder pain and function after surgery.
Hemi arthroplasty Total Shoulder Reaplacement