Flexor tendon trauma

Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with a tendon defect filled with granulation tissue

Clinical information

Impaired function after trauma

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with a tendon defect filled with granulation tissue

Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with distal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with distal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with distal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with distal stump longitudinal

Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with little retraction and a tendon defect filled with granulation tissue

Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal and distal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal and distal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal and distal stump longitudinal
Rupture of the deep flexor tendon with proximal and distal stump longitudinal
Normal flexor tendons transverse
Normal flexor tendons transverse

Cineloop shows tendon during flexion and deflexion. The proximal and distal stump are connected by a small fibrous strand.

Normal flexor tendons transverse

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 31
  • Body part: Finger

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System