Posterior tibial tendon

Distal insertion tendinopathy of the posterior tibial tendon with an area of tendinosis and a small intratendinous rupture

Clinical information

Pain on the medial side

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Distal insertion tendinopathy of the posterior tibial tendon with an area of tendinosis and a small intratendinous rupture

Area of tendinosis and a small intratendinous rupture
Area of tendinosis and a small intratendinous rupture
Area of tendinosis and a small intratendinous rupture
Area of tendinosis and a small intratendinous rupture
Area of tendinosis longitudinal
Area of tendinosis longitudinal
Area of tendinosis and neovascularity longitudinal
Area of tendinosis and neovascularity longitudinal

Distal insertion tendinopathy of the posterior tibial tendon with an area of tendinosis. There is also a small os tibiale externum (accessory navicular)

Os tibiale externum longitudinal
Os tibiale externum longitudinal
Os tibiale externum transverse
Os tibiale externum transverse
Os tibiale externum longitudinal
Os tibiale externum longitudinal
Area of tendinosis and neovascularity transverse
Area of tendinosis and neovascularity transverse

Distal insertion tendinopathy of the posterior tibial tendon. Only the insertion is abnormal

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 71
  • Body part: Ankle

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