Apexitis / jumpers knee

Bilateral apexitis or jumpers knee with a thickened tendon a central area of tendinosis and neovascularity

Clinical information

Pain at the proximal patellar tendon insertion

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Bilateral apexitis or jumpers knee with a thickened tendon a central area of tendinosis and neovascularity

Apexitis longitudinal right knee
Apexitis longitudinal right knee
Central area of tendinosis transverse right knee
Central area of tendinosis transverse right knee
Apexitis longitudinal left knee
Apexitis longitudinal left knee
Central area of tendinosis transverse left knee
Central area of tendinosis transverse left knee

Bilateral apexitis or jumpers knee with a thickened tendon a central area of tendinosis and neovascularity

Neovascularity longitudinal right knee
Neovascularity longitudinal right knee
Neovascularity transverse right knee
Neovascularity transverse right knee
Neovascularity longitudinal left knee
Neovascularity longitudinal left knee
Neovascularity transverse left knee
Neovascularity transverse left knee

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 16
  • Body part: Left and right knee

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System