Large full thickness supraspinatus tendon ruptures

Tendinosis and full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture

Clinical information

Pain

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Tendinosis and full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture

The rupture communicates with the bursa longitudinal
The rupture communicates with the bursa longitudinal
The rupture communicates with the bursa longitudinal
The rupture communicates with the bursa longitudinal
Cortical irregularity
Cortical irregularity
The rupture communicates with the articular cartilage longitudinal
The rupture communicates with the articular cartilage longitudinal

Full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture

Volume loss and cortical irregularity transverse
Volume loss and cortical irregularity transverse
Volume loss transverse
Volume loss transverse
Volume loss and cortical irregularity transverse
Volume loss and cortical irregularity transverse
Bursal effusion
Bursal effusion

Elastography shows decreased stiffness (green) in the area of tendinosis and rupture

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 81
  • Body part: Shoulder

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System