Pitfall

Full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture that looks like a partial intratendinous rupture

Clinical information

Pain

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture that looks like a partial intratendinous rupture

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse

A second look shows communication with the bursa and the edge of the articular cartilage making it a full thickness rupture

Communication with the bursa
Communication with the bursa
Communication with the edge of the articular cartilage
Communication with the edge of the articular cartilage
Communication with the edge of the articular cartilage
Communication with the edge of the articular cartilage
Communication with the edge of the articular cartilage
Communication with the edge of the articular cartilage

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 64
  • Body part: Shoulder

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System