Atrophy

Black and white sign with atrophic infrasapinatus and normal teres minor muscle in a patient with extensive rotator cuff tear

Clinical information

Pain and cuff weakness

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Black and white sign with atrophic infrasapinatus and normal teres minor muscle in a patient with extensive rotator cuff tear

Atrophic infraspinatus muscle left and normal teres minor muscle right
Atrophic infraspinatus muscle left and normal teres minor muscle right
Atrophic infraspinatus muscle left and normal teres minor muscle right
Atrophic infraspinatus muscle left and normal teres minor muscle right
Retracted infraspinatus tendon
Retracted infraspinatus tendon
Intact teres minor tendon
Intact teres minor tendon
Atrophic supraspinatus muscle
Atrophic supraspinatus muscle
Normal supraspinatus muscle
Normal supraspinatus muscle
Atrophic infraspinatus muscle
Atrophic infraspinatus muscle
Normal infraspinatus muscle
Normal infraspinatus muscle

The supraspinatus and infraspinatus tendon are ruptured and retracted

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 66
  • Body part: Shoulder

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System