Arthritis

Arthritis of the elbow in a 10 month old child. An ultrasound guided puncture revealed pus. Culture of the pus revealed pneumococcus

Clinical information

Fever and painful swelling

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Arthritis of the elbow in a 10 month old child. An ultrasound guided puncture revealed pus. Culture of the pus revealed pneumococcus

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

The thickened synovium is hypervascularized

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 10 months
  • Body part: Elbow

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System