Pitfall

Full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture that looks like a partial bursal sided rupture

Clinical information

Pain

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture that looks like a partial bursal sided rupture

In transverse plane the rupture seems to communicate with the articular cartilage

A second look also shows the communication with the articular cartilage making it a full thickness rupture

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 51
  • Body part: Shoulder

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System