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

There is increased vascularity

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

There is also a thickened superficial bursa

Details

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

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System