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Relocation Test

 
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Overview

The relocation test should be performed if the apprehension test is positive.
  • Test For

  • Anterior subluxation of the glenohumeral joint.
  • How to Perform

  • Apply a posteriorly directed force to the anterior humerus, as if to relocate the glenohumeral joint.
  • Abnormal If

  • Fowler's sign - relief of apprehension associated with the apprehension test.
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