Posterior tibial tendon

Posterior tibial tendon tendinosis with intratendinous ruptue

Clinical information

Pain on the medial side

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Posterior tibial tendon tendinosis with intratendinous ruptue

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

There is increased vascularity (neovascularity)

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

With elastography the central part of the tendon is soft. The normal tendon is homogeneously stiff (blue)

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Normal tendon longitudinal
Normal tendon longitudinal

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 46
  • Body part: Ankle

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System