Miscellaneous

Pitfall dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon that could be mistaken for fluid in the tendon sheath or a ganglion

Clinical information

Varying palpable mass

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Pitfall dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon that could be mistaken for fluid in the tendon sheath or a ganglion

Dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
Dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
Dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
Dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
There is flow in the dilatated vein transverse
There is flow in the dilatated vein transverse
Dilatated vein next to the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
Dilatated vein next to the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
Dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
Dilatated vein crossing the extensor hallucis longus tendon transverse
Dilatated vein next to the extensor hallucis longus tendon longitudinal
Dilatated vein next to the extensor hallucis longus tendon longitudinal
video
video shows flow during compression transverse
video shows flow during compression transverse

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 62
  • Body part: Foot

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System