Apexitis / jumpers knee

Apexitis patellae with a thickened proximal patellar tendon insertion with micro ruptures and cortical irregularity and increased vascularity

Clinical information

Painful swelling under the patella

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Apexitis patellae with a thickened proximal patellar tendon insertion with micro ruptures and cortical irregularity and increased vascularity

Apexitis patellae longitudinal
Apexitis patellae longitudinal
Apexitis patellae longitudinal
Apexitis patellae longitudinal
Apexitis patellae longitudinal
Apexitis patellae longitudinal
Normal patellar tendon longitudinal
Normal patellar tendon longitudinal
Apexitis patellae transverse
Apexitis patellae transverse
Thickened patellar tendon transverse
Thickened patellar tendon transverse
Increased vascularity
Increased vascularity
Increased vascularity
Increased vascularity

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 39
  • Body part: Knee

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System