Posterior tibial tendon

Tenosynovitis of the posterior tibial tendon caused by a bony ridge at the insertion of the retinaculum. The retinaculum is thickened and the tendon subluxates

Clinical information

Painful swelling on the medial side

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Tenosynovitis of the posterior tibial tendon caused by a bony ridge at the insertion of the retinaculum. The retinaculum is thickened and the tendon subluxates

Subluxating posterior tibial tendon and bony ridge transverse
Subluxating posterior tibial tendon and bony ridge transverse
Posterior tibial tendon with intratendinous rupture and bony spur transverse
Posterior tibial tendon with intratendinous rupture and bony spur transverse
Posterior tibial tendon and bony ridge in neutral position transverse
Posterior tibial tendon and bony ridge in neutral position transverse
Bony ridge longitudinal
Bony ridge longitudinal
Intratendinous rupture transverse
Intratendinous rupture transverse
Intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Intratendinous rupture longitudinal
Normal side transverse
Normal side transverse
Videoclip
Videoclip

Details

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

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System