Myositis

Myositis of the medial gastrocnemius muscle with increased echogenicity of the muscle tissue

Clinical information

Pain after excessive exercise

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Myositis of the medial gastrocnemius muscle with increased echogenicity of the muscle tissue

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Normal muscle transverse
Normal muscle transverse

There is increased vascularity

Myositis of the medial gastrocnemius muscle with increased echogenicity of the muscle tissue

Videoclip
Videoclip

Several months later calcifications have developed

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 53
  • Body part: Lower leg

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System