Apexitis / jumpers knee

Apexitis or jumpers knee with a thickened tendon with microruptures and calcifications

Clinical information

Painful swelling under the patella

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Apexitis or jumpers knee with a thickened tendon with microruptures and calcifications

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

There is a lot of neovascularity

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse

The left knee also has a less severe apexitis with tendinosis and neovascularity

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Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
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Transverse

Apexitis or jumpers knee with a thickened tendon with microruptures and calcifications

Videoclip
Videoclip

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 36
  • Body part: Knee

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System