Foreign bodies

Thorn in the peroneal tendons only visible with steered beam. The tendons become hypoechoic caused by anisotropy

Clinical information

Foreign body?

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Thorn in the peroneal tendons only visible with steered beam. The tendons become hypoechoic caused by anisotropy

Thorn with steered beam on
Thorn with steered beam on
Thorn with steered beam on
Thorn with steered beam on
Without steered beam the thorn is hardly visible
Without steered beam the thorn is hardly visible
Without steered beam the thorn is hardly visible
Without steered beam the thorn is hardly visible

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 6
  • Body part: Ankle

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System