Foreign bodies

Wooden splinter in the lateral aspect of the foot with a small abscess at the tip. The visibility depends on the angulation of the probe.

Clinical information

Possible foreign body in the foot

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Wooden splinter in the lateral aspect of the foot with a small abscess at the tip. The visibility depends on the angulation of the probe.

Wooden splinter
Wooden splinter
Wooden splinter
Wooden splinter
More angulation improves the visibility
More angulation improves the visibility
Flow around the wooden splinter
Flow around the wooden splinter

Wooden splinter in the lateral aspect of the foot with a small abscess at the tip

Flow around the wooden splinter
Flow around the wooden splinter
Abscess at the tip
Abscess at the tip
Wooden splinter
Wooden splinter

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 83
  • Body part: Foot

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System