Pitfalls

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

Clinical information

Pain

Ultrasound Images & Clips

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

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
The rupture communicates with the articular cartilage
The rupture communicates with the articular cartilage

There is an effusion in the bursa and in the biceps tendon sheath

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 55
  • Body part: Shoulder

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System