Rerupture

Rerupture of the achilles tendon after surgical repair

Clinical information

Felt a snap after surgical repair of a ruptured achilles tendon

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Rerupture of the achilles tendon after surgical repair

Full thickness ruptures
Full thickness ruptures
Rerupture
Rerupture

Rerupture of the achilles tendon after surgical repair

Proximal stump with sutures longitudinal
Proximal stump with sutures longitudinal
Distal stump with sutures longitudinal
Distal stump with sutures longitudinal
Proximal stump with sutures transverse
Proximal stump with sutures transverse
Intact plantaris tendon longitudinal
Intact plantaris tendon longitudinal

The same patient with an achilles tendon rupture before surgical repair

Achilles tendon rupture longitudinal
Achilles tendon rupture longitudinal
Proximal stump and achilles tendon rupture longitudinal
Proximal stump and achilles tendon rupture longitudinal
Proximal stump and achilles tendon rupture longitudinal
Proximal stump and achilles tendon rupture longitudinal

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 38
  • Body part: Achilles tendon

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System