Lower extremity: Lower leg

Gastrocnemius avulsion and a huge hematoma in a patient under anticoagulant therapy

Clinical information

Swollen leg after trauma. An ultrasound examination was requested to rule out a DVT although the patient uses anticoagulant therapy

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Gastrocnemius avulsion and a huge hematoma in a patient under anticoagulant therapy

Gastrocnemius avulsion and huge hematoma in a patient under anticoagulant therapy. Extended field of view

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 70
  • Body part: Lower leg

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System