Lower extremity: Upper leg

Rectus femoris muscle rupture with retraction of the rectus tendon

Clinical information

Palpable mass

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Rectus femoris muscle rupture with retraction of the rectus tendon

Muscle rupture with retraction longitudinal
Muscle rupture with retraction longitudinal
Retracted rectus tendon
Retracted rectus tendon
Muscle rupture with retraction longitudinal
Muscle rupture with retraction longitudinal
Retracted rectus tendon
Retracted rectus tendon
Retracted rectus tendon
Retracted rectus tendon
Normal distal rectus right side
Normal distal rectus right side
Absent distal rectus left side
Absent distal rectus left side
video shows effect of contraction
video shows effect of contraction

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 63
  • Body part: Upper leg

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System