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Table 7 Complications of CTA

From: The effectiveness of combined CT arthrography and sub-acromial bursography as a novel modified technique in characterization of rotator cuff tears

Complication N (%)
N = 30
Post-arthrography shoulder pain 6 (20%)
Extra-articular injection at the injection site 4 (13.3%)
Extra-articular extension through the subscapularis recess into the subscapularis muscle 8 (26.6%)
Extra-articular extension through the long head of biceps tendon sheath 2 (6.6%)
Vasovagal attack 3 (10%)
Infection/septic arthritis 0 (0%)