SLAP (Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior)

Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior

A Superior Labrum Anterior to Posterior (SLAP) tear is an injury to the labrum of the shoulder, which is the ring of cartilage that surrounds the socket of the shoulder joint. The term SLAP stands for Superior Labrum Anterior and Posterior. … This top area is also where the biceps tendon attaches to the labrum.