Fractures: Callus formation

Stress fracture with periosteal callus formation and increased vascularity of the distal tibia that could be mistaken for a bone tumor

Clinical information

Pain and swelling. The examination was requested to exclude a deep venous thrombosis.

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Stress fracture with periosteal callus formation and increased vascularity of the distal tibia that could be mistaken for a bone tumor

Periosteal callus formation transverse
Periosteal callus formation transverse
Periosteal callus formation transverse
Periosteal callus formation transverse
Increased vascularity transverse
Increased vascularity transverse
Increased vascularity transverse
Increased vascularity transverse

Stress fracture with periosteal callus formation and increased vascularity of the distal tibia that could be mistaken for a bone tumor

Periosteal callus formation longitudinal
Periosteal callus formation longitudinal

Stress fracture with periosteal callus formation and increased vascularity of the distal tibia that could be mistaken for a bone tumor

Periosteal callus formation longitudinal
Periosteal callus formation longitudinal
Fractures: Callus formation
Fractures: Callus formation

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 67
  • Body part: Lower leg

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