Combinations of pathology

Bursitis tendinosis and intratendinous rupture in the achilles tendon

Clinical information

Painful swelling dorsal ankle

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Bursitis tendinosis and intratendinous rupture in the achilles tendon

Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Bursitis longitudinal
Bursitis longitudinal
Bursitis longitudinal
Bursitis longitudinal
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Bursitis
Bursitis
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture transverse
Tendinosis and intratendinous rupture transverse

There is increased vascularity

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

With elastography part of the achilles tendon is soft (green yellow). Part is normal stiff (dark blue)

There is also a thickened superficial bursa

Thickened superficial bursa longitudinal
Thickened superficial bursa longitudinal
Thickened superficial bursa transverse
Thickened superficial bursa transverse
Thickened superficial bursa longitudinal
Thickened superficial bursa longitudinal
Thickened superficial bursa longitudinal
Thickened superficial bursa longitudinal

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 42
  • Body part: Achilles tendon

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