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Full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture that could be mistaken for a partial bursal rupture

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Ultrasound Images & Clips

Full thickness supraspinatus tendon rupture that could be mistaken for a partial bursal rupture

The supraspinatus tendon rupture extends along the bursa

The rupture extends along the bursa

But the rupture does also communicate with the joint space

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 63
  • Body part: Shoulder

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System