Thickened bursa mimicking tendon

Bursal sided partial supraspinatus tendon rupture. There is a very thick bursa overlying the tendon mimicking intact tendon fibers.

Clinical information

Shoulder pain

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Bursal sided partial supraspinatus tendon rupture. There is a very thick bursa overlying the tendon mimicking intact tendon fibers.

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Bursal sided partial supraspinatus tendon rupture. There is a very thick bursa overlying the tendon mimicking intact tendon fibers. Compression shows volume loss that is frequently encountered in bursal sided partial ruptures.

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Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 49
  • Body part: Shoulder

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System