Full thickness ruptures

Achilles tendon rupture with an organized haematoma in the defect, but there is no continuity of the tendon fibers. The plantaris tendon is intact

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Trauma

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Achilles tendon rupture with an organized haematoma in the defect, but there is no continuity of the tendon fibers. The plantaris tendon is intact

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Intact plantaris tendon longitudinal
Intact plantaris tendon longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse

The hematoma in the defect is very soft with elastography

Achilles tendon rupture with an organized haematoma in the defect, but there is no continuity of the tendon fibers. The plantaris tendon is intact

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Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 67
  • Body part: Achilles tendon

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